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More Chinese apps attract a ban from a presidential administration on the way out

by Joe Warminsky • 2 months ago

President Donald Trump's executive order against Alipay, WeChat Pay and other Chinese apps won't take effect for 45 days — more than two weeks after Joe Biden has been inaugurated.

Senators press Treasury to speak about breach, planned response to hackers

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

Sens. Sherrod Brown and Ron Wyden want details on the reported Treasury breach and whether it will issue sanctions.

SolarWinds hack exposes underbelly of supply-chain attacks

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

Third-party vendors are ripe targets for espionage.

US investigates suspected cyber-espionage campaign against government agencies dating back months

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

Multiple security-focused government agencies are digging into what happened.

TikTok gets extensions on US sale order, ban enforcement

by Tim Starks • 3 months ago

TikTok has received two U.S. government reprieves in as many days.

TikTok, WeChat survive in US app stores — one with a deal, the other with a judge's help

by Joe Warminsky • 5 months ago

The updates come amid ongoing questions about the White House's alleged national security concerns.