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Trump signs U.S. government ban on Kaspersky Lab software
« on: December 13, 2017, 11:39:17 am »
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 to Kremlin influence.

The ban, included as part of a broader defense policy spending bill that Trump signed, reinforces a directive issued by the Trump administration in September that civilian agencies remove Kaspersky Lab software within 90 days. The law applies to both civilian and military networks.

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Re: Trump signs U.S. government ban on Kaspersky Lab software
« Reply #1 on: December 14, 2017, 10:11:26 pm »
WOW!! This is the company Mikhail turned everyone onto as a replacement for
Outpost firewall...this is gonna be interesting for the future of this company

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