No other cybersecurity provider has done anything as far reaching as this.
In opening the Center, Kaspersky Lab takes a significant step towards becoming completely transparent about its protection technologies, infrastructure and data processing practices.

User Data

What is Transparency Center?

A dedicated facility to review the company's code, software updates, threat detection rules and other technical and business processes

Software Assembler

Who can check the source code?

Kaspersky Lab welcomes:

  • ⚬ State agencies and regulators responsible for national cybersecurity and the protection of information systems (decreed as such by the respective local legislation);
  • ⚬ Enterprise partners and customers of Kaspersky Lab anywhere in the world.

Academia, media and information security community experts are being considered as potential invitees to the Transparency Center in the future.

Transparency Center

How to get access?

To request access to the Transparency Center, please contact TransparencyCenter@kaspersky.com

Kaspersky Lab’s first Transparency Center is located in Zurich, Switzerland.

By 2020, Kaspersky Lab will open more two Transparency Centers outside Europe.


The security and protection of our customers is our top priority.

We follow the strictest access-policy practices and reserve the right to turn down a request if it could potentially cause a security breach.

Under no circumstances whatsoever will Kaspersky Lab provide intelligence or law enforcement agencies that have a mandate and/or capability for cyber-offensive operations with access to the Transparency Center.

The security information and infrastructure in the Transparency Center are provided by Kaspersky Lab strictly for consultation purposes only.

Any actions to modify the company’s source code, software updates, or threat detection rules are forbidden, and will be prevented by Kaspersky Lab; any abuse will be reported to the local law enforcement agency.