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FTC settles with Fandango, Credit Karma over SSL issues in mobile apps

2014/03/28

Threatpost - (International) Fandango and Credit Karma agreed to a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) after the FTC charged that both companies deliberately misrepresented the security of their mobile apps and created apps that failed to validate SSL certificates. The companies are required by the settlement to submit to independent security audits for the next 20 years and to create comprehensive security programs.

Source: http://threatpost.com/ftc-settles-with-fandango-credit-karma-over-ssl-issues-in-mobile-apps/105128

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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