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Terms of use

Provision of Services

By using the website ksn.kaspersky.com (hereafter referred to as the _Website’), of which Kaspersky Lab ZAO is the rightholder (hereafter referred to as the _Rightholder’), and the services listed at support.kaspersky.com and described in the help file of Kaspersky Lab ZAO software installed on your PC, you give unconditional consent to the terms and conditions below.

As part of the update process for the Website and the services, the Rightholder is entitled to suspend their provision (temporarily, partially or in full) without prior notice. You may stop using the Website and the services at any time.

Provision of Information

In order to receive the services, you agree to provide the Rightholder with the following information:

  • URL of a scanned website (confidential data – login, password, parameters – are removed from the URL);
  • Information about the Rightholder’s software installed on your computer.

The information that is received does not include personal data or other confidential information of the User and is processed by the Rightholder in compliance with the requirements of applicable law.

Restrictions of Use

It is prohibited:

  • to access the Website and the services with the help of any means, other than the interface provided by the Rightholder;
  • to participate in activity which may affect the normal provision of the services and the operation of the Website, including activities aimed at compromising the integrity, access and credibility of the Website’s operational results;
  • copy and use the results of the services and the Website for commercial purposes, including passing off as your own the extended information received from the Website via the scanned URL which contains information about the presence or absence of threats.

Waiver of Guarantees

USE OF THE WEBSITE AND THE SERVICES IS PROVIDED _AS IS’. THE RIGHTHOLDER AND ITS PARTNERS DO NOT OFFER ANY GUARANTEES FOR THEIR USE OR EFFICIENCY. WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE GUARANTEES, CONDITIONS, REPRESENTATIONS OR PROVISIONS WHOSE DEGREE CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED IN COMPLIANCE WITH APPLICABLE LEGISLATION, THE RIGHT HOLDER AND ITS PARTNERS DO NOT PROVIDE ANY GUARANTEES, CONDITIONS, REPRESENTATIONS OR PROVISIONS (EXPRESSED CLEARLY OR IMPLICITLY) FOR ANYHTING, INCLUDING, WITHOUT ANY LIMITATIONS, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THE RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES, COMMERCIAL QUALITY, INTEGRATION OR SUITABILITY FOR SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES. YOU AGREE THAT YOU ARE LIABLE FOR CHOOSING TO USE THE WEBSITE AND THE SERVICES TO ACHIEVE THE REQUIRED RESULTS AND THE RESULTS ACHIEVED WITH THEIR HELP.

Liability Restriction

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT ALLOWABLE BY THE APPLICABLE LEGISLATION, THE RIGHTHOLDER AND/OR ITS PARTNERS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSSES AND/OR DAMAGE (INCLUDING DAMAGE RELATED TO A LACK OF COMMERCIAL PROFIT, INTERRUPTION OF ACTIVITY, INFORMATION LOSS OR OTHER PROPERTY DAMAGE) WHICH ARISE DUE TO THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE AND THE SERVICES, EVEN IF THE RIGHTHOLDER AND ITS PARTNERS WERE NOTIFIED ABOUT THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSSES AND/OR DAMAGE.

Intellectual Property Rights

You agree that trademarks, the Website and other copyright items as well as systems, ideas, operating procedures and other information contained on the Website or listed among the services, are intellectual property items owned by the Rightholder or its partners. This agreement does not grant you any rights for the use of intellectual property items except the rights provided by the current agreement.

Kaspersky Security Network (KSN) is a complex distributed infrastructure dedicated to processing cybersecurity-related data streams from millions of voluntary participants around the world. It delivers Kaspersky Lab’s security intelligence to every partner or customer who is connected to the Internet, ensuring the quickest reaction times, lowest false positive rate and maintaining the highest level of protection. A detailed description of KSN can be found here.