There was a great article from the Council on Foreign Relations regarding the hypocrisy surrounding Kaspersky since the U.S. government earlier this month banned federal agencies from using Kaspersky Lab software. Best Buy is getting in on the action and will stop selling Kaspersky products because of possible(?) ties to the Russian government. Why doesn’t Best Buy get rid of some of the other shit-for-security products on its shelves as well if it’s so concerned about security?
The U.S. House Science Committee received a classified briefing Tuesday related to Kaspersky. I’d really wish some more details over the alleged collusion between Kaspersky and the Russian government would see the light of day.
And what would a Kaspersky post be without an RT link!? ‘It’s crazy’: Kaspersky Lab attacked in US only for being Russian, says founder