About Doctor Web (Self-description)
Today, Doctor Web — a 100% Russian company — continues to develop and perfect its markets via partners’ channels throughout the world using its flagship product line — Dr.Web® anti-virus solutions.
- Beginning of development and marketing of Dr.Web Anti-virus: 1992
- Founder: Igor Daniloff, the author of Dr.Web Anti-virus
- Date of foundation of Doctor Web: 2003
- People: Over 190 employees (100 in R&D)
- Chief Executives: CEO — Boris Sharov; CTO — Igor Daniloff
Our strategic goals are in the development of the highest grade anti-virus protection, providing an insuperable barrier to all present-day and future computer threats without exception. Our anti-virus sets itself apart from all other AV-vendors by not adhering to an update schedule; the release of a virus update is immediate once a new threat appears and is analyzed.
The Title to Dr.Web® technology belongs to Doctor Web. The company owns the Dr.Web® engine, has its own anti-virus laboratory and Virus Monitoring service.
Our customers include worldwide home users, small companies, large enterprises and corporations. We thank all of our customers for their support and devotion to our product. State certificates and awards received by the Dr.Web anti-virus, as well as the globally wide-spread use of our products are the evidence of the exceptional trust and reliability of the products created by the talented Russian programmers.
Traditionally, Dr.Web anti-virus has been developed in Saint Petersburg and the Department of AV-research and development headed by Igor Daniloff is now also located there. Our development team responds on-the-fly to market requirements and continuously offers new, efficient components and applications for cyber society protection. The products line developed and supplied by Doctor Web. embraces the widest spectrum of operating systems and compatible applications.
Virus Monitoring Service
Dr.Web global monitoring network collects samples of new viruses from all over the world. Updates to Dr.Web virus database are released as soon as new entries are added – up to several times per hour.
"Hot" add-ons are released as soon as a new threat is caught and analyzed.
Technical Support service
Highly qualified staff of the Technical Support service of Doctor Web is committed to rendering prompt services to Dr.Web registered customers. The support services are given in Russian, English, French, German and Japanese languages.
The company’s main concern, in cooperation with its partners, is to avoid conflicts of interest. When shipping the anti-virus programs, our main competitive advantage is not in low prices, but in a higher quality product for the end user, the level of pre-sale work and after-sale service.