Official representative of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Maria Zakharova replied to the statement of the Ministry of internal security of the USA that the domestic software products "Kaspersky Lab" pose a threat to informational security of the United States.
"That's all fair competition in three lines," — concluded Zakharov.
Director General of OOO "RND Soft" Roman Zabrodin believes that the US decision to ban the products "Kaspersky Lab" with high probability, is primarily repressive in nature.
"In principle, any software product can be a potential threat to information security, it depends on where it is embedded. But, of course, primarily it is an attempt to exert political pressure on Russia through domestic business. "Kaspersky lab" is not the first manifests itself on the market. There are Russian software products are widely implemented, including abroad.
ABBYY, Dr. web,. In relation to this software in the United States can be taken similar action," summarizes the expert.
the Chairman of the Duma Committee on information policy, information technologies and communications Leonid Levin also believes that the prohibition of Privateering antivirus is an attempt under false pretenses to oust the American market highly competitive domestic company. These actions are purely political in nature.
"in fact, Black is called white — products "Kaspersky Lab", which have long been used by U.S.
government agencies that evidence its reliability, is now allegedly is a threat to national security", — said the interlocutor of the FAN.
Levin also believes that such a step is another round of economic confrontation between the West and Russia. He expressed the opinion that the government of the United States in the future will strongly impede Russian companies in the Western States.
In the "Kaspersky Lab" said that disappointed by the decision of the US authorities. The company intends to prove his innocence.
Also, it noted that "all the information that comes in the "Kaspersky Lab" from her clients, including traffic, is fully protected in accordance with legislation and the most stringent industry standards, including encryption"..