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Dustin Volz / Reuters:
Facebook says it will mail postcards to would-be buyers of election-related ads mentioning federal candidates, will have codes to verify identity and location   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facebook Inc will start using postcards sent by U.S. mail later this year to verify the identities …
Feb 17, 2018, 11:25 PMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
Uber's CISO tells Congress 2016 breach should have been disclosed earlier, company should not have used bug bounty program to negotiate $100K payment to hackers   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The two individuals behind the 2016 data breach at Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] …
Feb 6, 2018, 6:20 PMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
White House homeland security adviser Tom Bossert says Facebook and Microsoft helped stop North Korean hacking operations last week   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facebook Inc and Microsoft Corp disabled a number of North Korean cyber threats last week, a White House official said on Tuesday …
Dec 19, 2017, 11:55 PMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
Kaspersky Lab sues the Trump administration in US court, arguing it was deprived of due process rights when DHS banned its software from US government agencies   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Moscow-based anti-virus company Kaspersky Lab sued the Trump administration in U.S. federal court on Monday …
Dec 18, 2017, 2:40 PMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
Trump signs US government ban on Kaspersky Lab software into law, as part of broader defense policy spending legislation   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump signed into law on Tuesday legislation that bans the use of Kaspersky Lab within the U.S. government …
Dec 12, 2017, 4:45 PMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
Trump administration publishes inter-agency rules for disclosing or keeping secret cyber security flaws, with decisions to retain flaws being revisited annually   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration publicly released on Wednesday its rules for deciding whether …
Nov 15, 2017, 1:35 PMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
DHS official tells congress about 15% of US agencies reported Kaspersky software on internal networks   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - About 15 percent of U.S. federal agencies have reported some trace of Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab software on their systems, a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) official told Congress on Tuesday.
Nov 14, 2017, 1:50 PMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
Internet Association, representing Facebook, Amazon, Google, others, says it now backs Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act, after Congress made requested changes   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Major U.S. internet firms on Friday said they would support legislation to make it easier to penalize operators …
Nov 3, 2017, 5:27 PMIn context
Reuters:
McAfee says it will no longer let governments review its source code, citing security concerns, following Symantec earlier this month   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S.-based cyber firm McAfee said it will no longer permit foreign governments to scrutinize the source code of its products …
Oct 26, 2017, 12:40 PMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
Facebook says its general counsel, Colin Stretch, will testify before House Intelligence Committee inquiry into Russian meddling on November 1   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facebook Inc's general counsel will testify on Nov. 1 before a U.S. House of Representatives panel investigating possible Russian meddling …
Oct 19, 2017, 11:40 AMIn context

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