Eugene Kaspersky

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Eugene Kaspersky

Eugene Kaspersky was born on October 4, 1965 in Novorossiysk, USSR. He is a cryptologist, information security specialist, and the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Kaspersky Lab. He has written articles about computer viruses and has spoken on various security conferences. He co-founded Kaspersky Lab in 1997 which is a well-known antivirus company from Russia. He graduated from the Institute of Cryptography, Telecommunications and Computer Science, an institute co-sponsored by the Russian Ministry of Defence and the KGB.


Said that Apple is at the point where Microsoft was 10-12 years ago security wise.

Eugene Kaspersky is one of the world's leading antivirus experts, with over 20 years of experience in the field of information security.

Started studying viruses in 1989 after being shown the Cascade virus.

Ex-husband of Natalya Kaspersky.


Former KGB Agent and Ninja