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Biden revokes TikTok ban, issues new guidance for evaluating foreign apps

by Sean Lyngaas

The order is a reprieve for TikTok, which had challenged a Trump-era directive in the courts.

Biden administration pauses Trump's plans to ban WeChat, TikTok

by Tim Starks

The Commerce Department is reviewing whether to continue plans to ban WeChat and TikTok.

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

by Joe Warminsky

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

Lame-duck versions of TikTok and WeChat are definitely a problem, security experts say

by Shannon Vavra

The Trump administration's restrictions on Americans' abilities to update Chinese-owned TikTok and WeChat could degrade user security further, experts say.

Researchers uncover latest version of Chinese spyware used to target dissidents

by Chris Bing

Lookout says a newly discovered variant of mobile malware, dubbed xRAT, represents the latest iteration of a sophisticated cyber-espionage tool previously used by the Chinese government.

Private firm puts $500K bounty on Signal, WhatsApp zero-day vulnerabilities

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

Supply is down and demand is up, driving the price of certain zero-day vulnerabilities skyward.

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