Trump administration orders purge of Kaspersky products from U.S. government
Wednesday, 13 September 2017 () WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration on Wednesday told U.S. government agencies to remove Kaspersky Lab products from their information systems, saying it was concerned the Moscow-based cyber security firm was vulnerable to Kremlin influence.
American government agencies are now banned from using software created by the Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab. They will have to begin removing Kaspersky products from their systems within three months, the Department of Homeland Security announced today. The company has faced rumors that...
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