Senator wants to allow DHS to ban software from federal IT without notice

by Carten Cordell • 4 weeks ago

Sen. Dianne Feinstein said the bill was meant to curb increasing attempts of cyber-espionage by foreign nations.

A deeper dive into DHS’s Kaspersky ban

by FedScoop Staff • 8 months ago

The directive “does not address Kaspersky code embedded in the products of other companies."

No more Kaspersky on government networks, says DHS

by FedScoop Staff • 8 months ago

The Department of Homeland Security wants all Kaspersky products off of federal networks within the next 90 days.

GSA pulls Kaspersky off approved vendors list

by FedScoop Staff • 11 months ago

The move will add significant difficulty for federal agencies to buy and use the company’s cybersecurity products.

Kaspersky products would be banned from Pentagon under Senate bill

by FedScoop Staff • 11 months ago

Products from the Moscow-based cybersecurity company would be banned from the Department of Defense under a version of the fiscal 2018 defense authorization bill.

Survey: Consumer fears on cybersecurity slowing mobile banking growth

by Shaun Waterman • 2 years ago

Just over a third of consumers in the U.S. and U.K. say they don't use mobile banking applications, and just under a third say they never will. Nearly three quarters of the hold-outs blame fears about poor security, according to a new survey.