Washington closes the division of the «Kaspersky Lab» — Kaspersky Government Security Solutions, which was engaged in delivery of solutions for government agencies in the US.
«We are closing our facility in Arlington (a suburb of Washington) because its main purpose is exhausted», — quotes «RIA Novosti news Agency» the comment of the representative of the company.
The timing of closing is not specified. In the event news service of «Kaspersky Lab» reported about a possible opening next year of three new offices: Chicago, Los Angeles and Toronto
Recall that in September the Ministry of internal security of the USA has obliged all state institutions to abandon the use of programs of Kaspersky Lab, which, according to the Agency, «can be used to cause damage to the national security of the United States.» For the implementation of the new regulation was given three months. In response to the actions of the American authorities, Kaspersky Lab said that the company is not engaged in cyber espionage or hostile activities in cyberspace.