Kaspersky Lab Expands Partnership with Juniper Networks
Woburn, MA - June 17, 2009 - Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of Internet threat protection solutions that defend against computer viruses, spyware and all forms of malicious software, announced today that its advanced antivirus technologies have been integrated into Juniper Networks SRX Series Services Gateways and J Series Services Routers.
The antivirus filter is an essential component of any network protection system. The decisive factors in the selection of Kaspersky Lab were the Company's unrivalled experience and reputation as a leading supplier of licensed antivirus technologies, an excellent service record, reliable protection and ease of integration.
The Kaspersky Lab antivirus technologies integrated into the SRX Series Services Gateways and J Series Services Routers provide an unsurpassed level of protection against all types of malware, such as viruses, Trojans, worms and rootkits. The embedded solution scans files of various formats, including those that pose the greatest ongoing threats.
Implemented as a component of Juniper's Unified Threat Management (UTM) technology, the Kaspersky Lab antivirus solutions are available in two versions - Full AV (the full-fledged antivirus solution) and Juniper Networks ExpressAV (antivirus protection with SafeStream data-flow scanning technology, better suited for high-speed, low-latency networking devices).
Sanjay Kalra, Senior Director, Branch Solutions Business Unit Juniper Networks, Inc.
"As a partner with Kaspersky since 2004, we are excited about the recent integration of the Kaspersky Lab antivirus technologies into the Juniper SRX Series Services Gateways and J Series Services Routers. With Juniper's new ExpressAV for low latency real time web based transactions, customers now receive an even richer and more comprehensive threat management solution."
Petr Merkulov, Vice President Technology Alliances Division Kaspersky Lab
"The continued dramatic increase in malicious code propagation demands that enterprises provide the highest level of protection to secure all endpoints. The integration of Kaspersky Lab's award-winning antivirus technologies into the Juniper SRX Series Services Gateways and J Series Services Routers will create an even deeper level of protection for enterprise customers."
About Kaspersky Lab Kaspersky Lab is the world's largest privately-held Internet Security company, providing comprehensive protection against all forms of IT threats such as viruses, spyware, hackers and spam. The company's products provide in-depth defense at work, at home and on the road for home and mobile users, small and medium sized businesses and large enterprises, protecting more than 250 million systems around the globe. Kaspersky Lab technology is also incorporated inside the products and services of approximately 100 of the industry's leading IT, networking, communications and applications solution vendors. For further information about the company, please visit www.kaspersky.com. For the latest in-depth information on security threat issues and trends, please visit www.viruslist.com. For the most up-to-date world security news, visit www.threatpost.com.
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