The U.S. Senate on Monday voted to ban Moscow-based cyber security firm Kaspersky Lab’s products from use by the federal government, citing concerns the company may be a pawn of the Kremlin and poses a national security risk. The vote is the latest in a series of setbacks in the United States for...
After the U.S. government banned federal agencies from using Kaspersky Lab software last week, worries rippled through the consumer market for antivirus software. Best Buy and Office Depot said they will no longer sell software made by the Russian company, although one security researcher said...
Department of Homeland Security is mandating all departments and agencies spend the next 30 days identifying software in systems from Kaspersky Lab.
The US government is banning all federal agencies from using software developed by Kaspersky Labs, an elite Russian cybersecurity company. The move could be part of the US' effort to punish Russia for its aggressive behavior in the cyber...Show More Summary
Clarion-Ledger: U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson on Friday urged Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann to remove any Kaspersky Lab software from Mississippi’s elections systems over fears of Russian hacking. But Hosemann said he made that call about a month ago, after … Continue reading ?
Kaspersky labs, one of the world’s foremost experts on computer security, is now under scrutiny after suspicions that its software may be used as espionage tools sponsored by the Russian Federation. On Wednesday, […] The post Kaspersky Labs’ Banned by US, Amid Security Concerns appeared first on Geek.com.
Kaspersky Lab is used by at least a half-dozen federal civilian agencies to some degree, according to U.S. officials.
The Department of Homeland Security’s decision to ban federal agencies and departments from using products from Moscow-based cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab comes as no surprise, say security experts. Officials say that the prominent company poses a threat to U.S. Show More Summary
Best Buy and Office Depot said they will no longer sell Kaspersky Labs software, although a security researcher said most consumers don't need to be alarmed.
The Latest on Kaspersky Lab software (all times local): ___ 11:30 a.m. Office Depot says it will no longer sell anti-virus software made by Russian company Kaspersky Labs, a day … Click to Continue »
A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin says Russia regrets a decision by the U.S. government to ban federal agencies from using Kaspersky Labs software. Dmitry Peskov told journalists on … Click to Continue »
QUOTE OF THE DAY “I mean, there’s no arguing. There is no anything. There is no beating around the bush. ‘You’re fired’ is a very strong term.” ~ Donald Trump TRUMPS ORDERS ALL FEDERAL AGENCIES TO REMOVE KASPERSKY LAB PRODUCTS THE STORY Kaspersky...Show More Summary
The decision by the U.S. government to stop using Kaspersky Lab products is “regrettable” and delays the prospects of a restoration of bilateral ties, the Russian embassy in the United States said. The Trump administration has told U.S. government agencies to remove Kaspersky Lab...
Worries rippled through the consumer market for antivirus software after the U.S. government banned federal agencies from using Kaspersky Labs software on Wednesday. Best Buy said it will no longer … Click to Continue »
The company’s origins in Russia have for years fueled suspicions about possible ties to Russian intelligence agencies. Kaspersky denies the allegations.
American government agencies are now banned from using software created by the Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab and will have to begin removing Kaspersky products from their systems within three months, the Department of Homeland Security announced today. More »
WASHINGTON — The Department of Homeland Security has ordered federal agencies to stop using software made by Kaspersky Lab over concerns about the company's ties to Russian intelligence, DHS announced Wednesday. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Best Buy says it will no longer sell software made by the Russian company Kaspersky Labs. Moscow-based Kaspersky makes anti-virus software for computers. On Wednesday, the U.S. government banned federal … Click to Continue »
Citing fears of Russian spying, the Department of Homeland Security announced Wednesday that all federal executive branch departments and agencies must take steps to remove any software related to AO Kaspersky Labs. “This action is based on the information security risks presented by the use of Kaspersky products on federal information systems,” the agency said […]
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security ordered federal agencies to identify and remove products from the Russian cybersecurity firm AO Kaspersky Lab running on government computers, citing concerns that Russian intelligence could compromise U.S. systems through Kaspersky software.