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KPBS San Diego
Russia-Based Kaspersky Lab Sues Trump Administration For Banning Its SoftwareKaspersky Lab, a massive, Russian cybersecurity company, sued the Trump adminis
KPBS San Diego / Posted 6 minutes ago
Kaspersky Lab, a massive, Russian cybersecurity company, sued the Trump administration in U.S. federal court on Monday, arguing that the American government deprived it of due process rights when Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke banned its... Read more
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The Hill
EPA seeks input on climate rule replacement | USDA withdraws welfare rules for 'organic' animal label | Republican AGs back Trump in consumer bureau fight78,890 such requests from authorities around the world -- a 21 percent increase
The Hill / Posted 17 minutes ago
78,890 such requests from authorities around the world -- a 21 percent increase from the latter half of 2016. Cyber: Kaspersky Labs is challenging the Department of Homeland Security's ban on government agencies using the company's software... Read more
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Tom's Hardware
Kaspersky Sues US Government Over Antivirus BanKaspersky announced that it launched a lawsuit against the Trump administration
Tom's Hardware / Posted 17 minutes ago
Kaspersky announced that it launched a lawsuit against the Trump administration arguing that the U.S. government’s ban of its software lacked due process and evidence of harm. Kaspersky's Ban On U.S. Federal Networks This September, the Department... Read more
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Boston Globe
Kaspersky sues US over software banKaspersky Lab said Monday that it is challenging the US government’s ban on the
Boston Globe / Posted an hour ago
Kaspersky Lab said Monday that it is challenging the US government’s ban on the use of its software products by federal agencies, arguing the Trump administration’s allegation the company had ties to Moscow were “based on uncorroborated and often... Read more
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The Hill
Kaspersky to appeal DHS ban in federal courtKaspersky Lab plans to file an appeal in federal court challenging the Departme
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
Kaspersky Lab plans to file an appeal in federal court challenging the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) ban on government agencies using the company's software. "One of the foundational principles enshrined in the U.S. Constitution, which I... Read more
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Fortune
Kaspersky Lab Sues Trump Administration Over Software BanMoscow-based anti-virus company Kaspersky Lab sued the Trump administration in
Fortune / Posted 2 hours ago
Moscow-based anti-virus company Kaspersky Lab sued the Trump administration in U.S. federal court on Monday, arguing that the American government has deprived it of due process rights by banning its software from U.S. government agencies. The... Read more
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International Business Times
Android malware posing as porn can literally make your phone's battery explode nefarious capabilities it can cause physical damage to smartphones. Security e
International Business Times / Posted 5 hours ago
nefarious capabilities it can cause physical damage to smartphones. Security experts from Moscow-based anti-virus company Kaspersky Lab said Monday (18 December) that a newly discovered Trojan – dubbed Loapi – exploited a handset to the extent... Read more
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MacDailyNews
President Trump signs law banning Russian Kaspersky Labs software from U.S. government agencies – MacDailyNews“President Trump has signed into law an order banning the use of Kaspersky Lab
MacDailyNews / Posted 5 hours ago
“President Trump has signed into law an order banning the use of Kaspersky Lab products within US government organisations,” V3 reports. “For months, government officials have been clearing the Moscow-based cyber security company’s products from the... Read more
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The Hill
'Loapi' mobile malware is five attacks - maybe six - rolled into oneNew Android malware discovered by Kaspersky Lab is capable of an unusually broa
The Hill / Posted 7 hours ago
New Android malware discovered by Kaspersky Lab is capable of an unusually broad array of five different attacks and, due to a design flaw in the coding, may inadvertently physically destroy a phone after a few days installed. "We’ve never seen such... Read more
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The Hindu
India should secure infrastructure against cyber threats, says Kaspersky Labs founderworry about terror groups attacking critical infrastructure such as power plant
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
worry about terror groups attacking critical infrastructure such as power plants, telecom and banking systems, saysEugene Kaspersky, founder of the world’s biggest private cybersecurity firm. Excerpts Is India particularly vulnerable or a target... Read more
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BBC News
Russia accuses cyber trio of treasona lawyer says. Ex-FSB men Sergei Mikhailov and Dmitry Dokuchayev, and an execu
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
a lawyer says. Ex-FSB men Sergei Mikhailov and Dmitry Dokuchayev, and an executive at the anti-virus software firm Kaspersky, Ruslan Stoyanov, are accused of working for US interests. Some reports suggested the arrests could be linked to... Read more
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The Hill
Obstacles emerge as GOP races to tax finishprove controversial. Sen. Ron JohnsonRonald (Ron) Harold JohnsonOvernight Cybe
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
prove controversial. Sen. Ron JohnsonRonald (Ron) Harold JohnsonOvernight Cybersecurity: Panel pushes agencies on dropping Kaspersky software | NC county won't pay ransom to hackers | Lawmakers sound alarm over ISIS 'cyber caliphate'GOP chairman... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers look to punt controversial surveillance law debate to 2018EPA pick | House passes bill to curb 'sue-and-settle' regsOvernight Cybersecuri
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
EPA pick | House passes bill to curb 'sue-and-settle' regsOvernight Cybersecurity: Lawmakers grill Trump officials over Kaspersky threat | Trump camp distances itself from data firm | What we know about Bad Rabbit | Conservative groups back data... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Star Wars weapon and drones threaten Americaof Americans’ private data and state secrets. U.S. government agencies have tak
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
of Americans’ private data and state secrets. U.S. government agencies have taken some action, banning the use of Russia’s Kaspersky Lab anti-virus software and grounding Chinese-made DJI drones for some official use, even though Kaspersky and DJI... Read more
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The Hill
Alabama result deals heavy blow to ObamaCare repeal[impossible],” said Sen. Ron JohnsonRonald (Ron) Harold JohnsonOvernight Cybers
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
[impossible],” said Sen. Ron JohnsonRonald (Ron) Harold JohnsonOvernight Cybersecurity: Panel pushes agencies on dropping Kaspersky software | NC county won't pay ransom to hackers | Lawmakers sound alarm over ISIS 'cyber caliphate'GOP chairman... Read more
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FOX News
By signing defense bill, Trump also bans Kaspersky Lab products from US government President Donald Trump signed into law Tuesday legislation that bans the U.S.
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
President Donald Trump signed into law Tuesday legislation that bans the U.S. government from using products created by Kaspersky Lab, a Russian cybersecurity... Read more
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FOX News
By signing defense bill, Trump also bans Kaspersky Lab products from US governmentPresident Donald Trump signed into law Tuesday legislation that bans the U.S. g
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
President Donald Trump signed into law Tuesday legislation that bans the U.S. government from using products created by Kaspersky Lab, a Russian cybersecurity company, amid suspicions it was vulnerable to Kremlin influence. The ban, introduced as... Read more
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The Hill
Three plead guilty to developing cyber weapon | Deputy AG sees no cause to fire Mueller | Kaspersky hits back over ban | Hurdles remain for Trump tech pushwould act. If there were no good cause, I would not." A REGULATORY UPDATE: Be
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
would act. If there were no good cause, I would not." A REGULATORY UPDATE: Beleaguered Moscow-based cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab says it is the victim of bias against "the location of its headquarters" after a law signed Tuesday banned... Read more
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Tom's Hardware
Kaspersky Antivirus Banned From Use On US Federal NetworksPresident Trump signed into law a bill that bans the Kaspersky Antivirus as wel
Tom's Hardware / Posted 5 days ago
President Trump signed into law a bill that bans the Kaspersky Antivirus as well as any other software made by Kaspersky Labs from use in U.S. federal departments, agencies, or organizations. The law applies to any company that is controlled by... Read more
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Breitbart
Trump Signs into Law U.S. Government Ban on Kaspersky Lab SoftwareWASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump signed into law on Tuesday legisl
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump signed into law on Tuesday legislation that bans the use of Kaspersky Lab within the U.S. government, capping a months-long effort to purge the Moscow-based antivirus firm from federal agencies amid... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Court document points to Kaspersky Lab's cooperation with Russia's security serviceKaspersky Lab, a Russian cybersecurity firm, has long asserted its independence
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
Kaspersky Lab, a Russian cybersecurity firm, has long asserted its independence of the Russian government. But a court document posted on the Facebook page of a Russian criminal suspect this year shows what appears to be an unusual degree of... Read more
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The Hill
'Alabamians didn't want somebody who dated 14-year-old girls'Sen. Ron JohnsonRonald (Ron) Harold JohnsonOvernight Cybersecurity: Panel pushe
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
Sen. Ron JohnsonRonald (Ron) Harold JohnsonOvernight Cybersecurity: Panel pushes agencies on dropping Kaspersky software | NC county won't pay ransom to hackers | Lawmakers sound alarm over ISIS 'cyber caliphate'GOP chairman warns of ISIS's ‘cyber... Read more
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International Business Times
Trump bodyguard game among 85 apps purged from Google Play for stealing passwords been found lurking on Google's official Play Store. Google took action and pur
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
been found lurking on Google's official Play Store. Google took action and purged them after Moscow-based security firm Kaspersky Lab detected the booby-trapped software, one of which had more than a million installations. Experts found a total... Read more
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The Hill
Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab says fed ban on its products is 'location' biasBeleaguered Moscow-based cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab says it is the vic
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
Beleaguered Moscow-based cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab says it is the victim of bias against “the location of its headquarters” after a law signed Tuesday banned federal use of its products. Kaspersky has been under fire for potential... Read more
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The Hill
Rosenstein on hot seat as parties allege FBI biasto answer questions about Trump Tower discussions with fatherOvernight Cybersec
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
to answer questions about Trump Tower discussions with fatherOvernight Cybersecurity: Panel pushes agencies on dropping Kaspersky software | NC county won't pay ransom to hackers | Lawmakers sound alarm over ISIS 'cyber caliphate'Flynn told... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Trump signs into law US government ban on Kaspersky Lab softwareWASHINGTON: President Donald Trump signed into law on Tuesday legislation that
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump signed into law on Tuesday legislation that bans the use of Kaspersky Lab within the U.S. government, capping a months-long effort to purge the Moscow-based antivirus firm from federal agencies amid concerns it was... Read more
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CNET
Trump signs bill barring US government use of KasperskyIt's now against the law for the US government to use Kaspersky Lab software.
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
It's now against the law for the US government to use Kaspersky Lab software. A ban against the antivirus firm's products was included in the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act, a sweeping defense policy bill signed into law by President Donald... Read more
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Fortune
Trump Signs Federal Ban on This SoftwarePresident Donald Trump signed into law on Tuesday legislation that bans the use
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
President Donald Trump signed into law on Tuesday legislation that bans the use of Kaspersky Lab within the U.S. government, capping a months-long effort to purge the Moscow-based antivirus firm from federal agencies amid concerns it was vulnerable... Read more
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The Hill
Trump signs defense bill with cyber measures | Raises concerns over cyber-war language | Alabama angers election security groups | Dem wants state election cybersecurity gradescellphone privacyGOP rep: We need a ‘counter’ to Russian disinformationMORE (R-
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
cellphone privacyGOP rep: We need a ‘counter’ to Russian disinformationMORE (R-Texas). --...CODIFIES FEDERAL WIDE BAN ON KASPERSKY LAB SOFTWARE: Though Kaspersky Lab software was already banned from federal systems, the ban came from a Homeland... Read more
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The Register
Kaspersky dragged into US govt's trashcan as weaponized blockchain agile devops mulledAll of Uncle Sam's agencies have been given until October 1, 2018, to banish Ka
The Register / Posted 5 days ago
All of Uncle Sam's agencies have been given until October 1, 2018, to banish Kaspersky's wares from their systems. The US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis has a deadline too: he has 180 days to conduct a review on how to remove Kasperskyware from... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Russian hacker says he targeted computers in London and US 'on Kremlin's orders'Russian authorities have not commented on his allegations.Document revealed by
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Russian authorities have not commented on his allegations.Document revealed by Kozlovsky which tells about FSB and Kaspersky Lab expert "researching" UK data servers (Image: Facebook / east2west news)Dmitry Dokuchaev (left), ex-hacker... Read more
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Business Insider
Jailed Russian hacker: I hacked Democrats 'under the command' of Russian intelligence agentsthey said' Kozlovsky also named Ruslan Stoyanov, a key cybercrime investigator
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
they said' Kozlovsky also named Ruslan Stoyanov, a key cybercrime investigator at the Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky who was arrested last December along with Dokuchaev and Sergei Mikhailov, the deputy head of the information... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Jailed Russian hacker: I hacked Democrats 'under the command' of Russian intelligence agentsthey said' Kozlovsky also named Ruslan Stoyanov, a key cybercrime investigator
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
they said' Kozlovsky also named Ruslan Stoyanov, a key cybercrime investigator at the Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky who was arrested last December along with Dokuchaev and Sergei Mikhailov, the deputy head of the information... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Jailed Russian hacker: I hacked Democrats 'under the command' of Russian intelligence agentsthey said' Kozlovsky also named Ruslan Stoyanov, a key cybercrime investigator
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
they said' Kozlovsky also named Ruslan Stoyanov, a key cybercrime investigator at the Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky who was arrested last December along with Dokuchaev and Sergei Mikhailov, the deputy head of the information... Read more
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The Hill
Top Dems ask DOJ for possible evidence that FBI had 'political bias' against Clintonto answer questions about Trump Tower discussions with fatherOvernight Cybersec
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
to answer questions about Trump Tower discussions with fatherOvernight Cybersecurity: Panel pushes agencies on dropping Kaspersky software | NC county won't pay ransom to hackers | Lawmakers sound alarm over ISIS 'cyber caliphate'Flynn told... Read more
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The Hill
House gavel with impeachment power up for grabsEPA pick | House passes bill to curb 'sue-and-settle' regsOvernight Cybersecuri
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
EPA pick | House passes bill to curb 'sue-and-settle' regsOvernight Cybersecurity: Lawmakers grill Trump officials over Kaspersky threat | Trump camp distances itself from data firm | What we know about Bad Rabbit | Conservative groups back data... Read more
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The Washington Times
Mikhail Lesin’s death swung attention to Russia after Obama’s intelligence fiascoin 2015. Some of the payments came from a cargo airline implicated in a U.N. br
The Washington Times / Posted 10 days ago
in 2015. Some of the payments came from a cargo airline implicated in a U.N. bribery scheme and the cybersecurity firm Kaspersky, which is believed to have ties to Russian intelligence. The committee also revealed that he received $45,000 for... Read more
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CircleID
Bitcoin Miner NiceHash Reports Hack, More Than $60 Million Worth of Bitcoin Potentially Stolennetworks. more U.S. Congress is growing increasingly suspicious of the popular
CircleID / Posted 11 days ago
networks. more U.S. Congress is growing increasingly suspicious of the popular Russian anti-virus software provider, Kaspersky Lab. more A large scale ransomware attack today is spreading rapidly worldwide, shutting down computers at... Read more
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Gulf News
Gear up for more cyber-attacks in 2018Cryptocurrencies allow cybercriminals to obfuscate ‘clean’ funds with dirty mon
Gulf News / Posted 11 days ago
Cryptocurrencies allow cybercriminals to obfuscate ‘clean’ funds with dirty money Image Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto Kaspersky Lab predicts a rise in cryptocurrency mining or targeted attacks for the purpose of installing miners, which can... Read more
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asianage
Christmas revenues at risk from DDoS and POS-vulnerabilitiesAccording to the Kaspersky Lab IT Security Economics Report, over 77 per cent o
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
According to the Kaspersky Lab IT Security Economics Report, over 77 per cent of companies have suffered from some kind of attack during the last 12 months. An increase in attacks where DDoS and POS systems were the main vectors is making the... Read more
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The Hill
Net neutrality supporters predict tough court battle | Watchdog to investigate EPA chief's meeting with industry group |Volkswagen exec gets 7 years for emissions cheatingSecurity (DHS) to reveal which agencies have not fully complied with deadlines
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
Security (DHS) to reveal which agencies have not fully complied with deadlines in a broad effort to identify and remove all Kaspersky Lab products from computers. Lawmakers fear that Russian intelligence agencies have co-opted the Moscow-based... Read more
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The Hill
Panel pushes agencies on dropping Kaspersky software | NC county won't pay ransom to hackers | Lawmakers sound alarm over ISIS 'cyber caliphate'company under siege? Whether you're a consumer, a techie or a D.C. lifer, we're
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
company under siege? Whether you're a consumer, a techie or a D.C. lifer, we're here to give you ... --GOP CHAIR TAKES ON KASPERSKY: Rep. Lamar SmithLamar Seeligson SmithSeven Texas lawmakers leaving Congress means a younger, more diverse... Read more
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The Hill
House panel seeks to ID agencies not meeting Kaspersky purge deadlineSecurity (DHS) to reveal which agencies have not fully complied with deadlines
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
Security (DHS) to reveal which agencies have not fully complied with deadlines in a broad effort to identify and remove all Kaspersky Lab products. Lawmakers fear that Russian intelligence agencies have co-opted the Moscow-based firm's products in... Read more
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The Hill
The Hill Interview: GOP chairman says ‘red flags’ surround Russian cyber firm“We’re going to make sure that our government computer systems are, in fact, se
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
“We’re going to make sure that our government computer systems are, in fact, secure and make sure that Kaspersky Lab and anyone else associated with Kaspersky is not trying to acquire classified information,” Smith told The Hill during a recent... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Supply chain attack: being wary of third-party providersorganisations being hit by attackers to reach their final goal,” says Kurt Baum
techcentral.ie / Posted 12 days ago
organisations being hit by attackers to reach their final goal,” says Kurt Baumgartner, principal security researcher at Kaspersky Lab. Managing third-party risk Proper oversight of third-party cyber security risk pays dividends beyond just the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Southern California fires forces thousands to flee homesstatistical snapshot of immigration enforcement under President Donald Trump.
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
statistical snapshot of immigration enforcement under President Donald Trump. UK warns government agencies not to use Kaspersky softwareUK warns government agencies not to use Kaspersky software Britain's cybersecurity agency has told... Read more
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The Register
Brit bank Barclays' Kaspersky Lab diss: It's cyber balkanisation, hiss infosec bodsAnalysis Barclays has stopped offering free Kaspersky Lab products to new users
The Register / Posted 13 days ago
Analysis Barclays has stopped offering free Kaspersky Lab products to new users in a move that shows, like Best Buy, commercial firms can be swayed by governmental stances on dealing with the Russian software firm. A Barclays Bank spokesman... Read more
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CNET
Get a Zus smart car charger and locator for $22.99of them, check this: For a limited time, Best Buy has Office 365 Personal for o
CNET / Posted 13 days ago
of them, check this: For a limited time, Best Buy has Office 365 Personal for one year for $49.99, a price that includes Kaspersky Internet Security 2016 and a Microsoft wireless mouse. Shipping is free; Office normally runs $70 all by itself.... Read more
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The Hill
Flynn guilty plea brings Russia probe closer to White House | NSA worker admits to removing classified info | Dems revive data breach bill | Uber security managers step downreports that Pho is the NSA employee that was targeted in a reported incident w
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
reports that Pho is the NSA employee that was targeted in a reported incident where Russian spies hacked NSA tools using Kaspersky Lab software. That incident is believed to be among the reasons the Trump administration banned the use of... Read more
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CNET
Get ready for more hacks in 2018software on millions of our computers became suspect when, for example, the US
CNET / Posted 14 days ago
software on millions of our computers became suspect when, for example, the US government banned the widely popular Kaspersky Lab software over concerns about connections to the Russian government. And experts made us question whether we can... Read more
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