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Government Apps Used 'Russian' Code

Two US government apps have been revealed as using code from a Russian company that falsely claims to be based in the US. It's also claimed one of that company's developers has a history with malware. The initial revelation came from Reuters which ... highlighted "thousands" of smartphone apps included code from a company called Pushwoosh. The apps included one for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and another used by the US Army. Both have now removed the code. (Source: reuters.com ) The Pushwoosh code lets apps put together profiles of users and send notifications without ... (view more)

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