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EICAR – European Institute for Computer Anti-Virus Research e.V.

Registered Association
Eicar e.V. is a non profit organisation.

Obergasse 28A
86943 Thaining
Phone:  +49 8194 – 99 84 99
Fax:       +49 8194 – 99 85 01
Mail:        office⦋at⦌

Management board:

Rainer Fahs (Chairman)
Manuel Hüttl (Director for Public Affairs)
Robert Niedermeier (Executive Secretary & Legal Advisor)
Eddy Willems (Director for External AV Relationships)
Prof. Dr. Sachar Paulus (Scientific Director)
Reyk Flöter (Technical Director)

Responsible for the content of this website:

RA Robert Niedermeier CIPM CIPP/E CIPT
Hauptstrasse 4
85579 Neubiberg / Munich
Mobile:  +49 171 2 44 00 99
Skype:  + 1 650 353 7420

Responsible for design & wordpress:

Florian Erhard | Grafik-Design | Art-Direktion
Höhenstraße 43 | 82229 Seefeld
Mobile: +49 172 / 971 81 95

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Registered Seat: Munich, Germany
Court of registry: Amtsgericht Munich
Reg. No. VR 13900
Eicar® is a registrated Trademark

All information on this site is copyright protected.


1. Content 
Eicar e.V. reserves the right not to be responsible for the topicality, correctness, completeness or quality of the information provided. Liability claims regarding damage caused by the use of any information provided, including any kind of information which is incomplete or incorrect,will therefore be rejected. All offers are not-binding and without obligation. Parts of the pages or the complete publication including all offers and information might be extended, changed or partly or completely deleted by Eicar e.V. without separate announcement.

2. Referrals and links 
Eicar e.V. is not responsible for any contents linked or referred to from his pages – unless he has full knowledge of illegal contents and would be able to prevent the visitors of his site fromviewing those pages. If any damage occurs by the use of information presented there, only the author of the respective pages might be liable, not the one who has linked to these pages. Furthermore the author is not liable for any postings or messages published by users of discussion boards, guestbooks or mailinglists provided on his page.

3. Copyright
Eicar e.V. intended not to use any copyrighted material for the publication or, if not possible, to indicate the copyright of the respective object. The copyright for any material created by the author is reserved. Any duplication or use of objects such as images, diagrams, sounds or texts in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without Eicar e.V. agreement.

4. Privacy policy
If the opportunity for the input of personal or business data (email addresses, name, addresses) is given, the input of these data takes place voluntarily. The use and payment of all offered services are permitted – if and so far technically possible and reasonable – without specification of any personal data or under specification of anonymized data or an alias. The use of published postal addresses, telephone or fax numbers and email addresses for marketing purposes is prohibited, offenders sending unwanted spam messages will be punished.