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Cybersecurity / Kaspersky Lab / Russia #1113985

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 30, 2017
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(Studio: Jose Diaz Balart) Report introduced.

(Moscow: Richard Engel) Congressional scrutiny of the Russian cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab's software that is used by the US government examined; scenes shown from a Senate hearing where US intelligence leaders opposed using the software. [Company chairman Eugene KASPERSKY†- says we have zero contact with Russian agencies; denies a role in influencing the US election.] [Senator Jeanne SHAHEEN†- worries about connections between the Kaspersky company & Russian intelligence: the lab poses a threat to the US.] [Former FBI asst. dir. Robert ANDERSON - says the FBI should talk to them.]

Reporter(s):
Balart, Jose Diaz;
Engel, Richard
Duration:
00:00:50

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