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Kaspersky's legal challenge to software ban could impede DHS cyber operations

December 20, 2017 |
Rick Weber
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Kaspersky Lab is challenging the constitutionality of the Department of Homeland Security's decision to ban federal use of its software products, in a lawsuit that -- if successful -- could limit the department's use of key statutes for managing cyber risks to government networks and setting regulatory policies.

Kaspersky filed a complaint with the U.S. district court for the District of Columbia on Monday arguing that DHS violated the Administrative Procedure Act and overstepped its authority under the Federal...


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