The ban came from China’s Central Government Procurement Center, which posted a brief notice last Friday on new requirements for government tenders.
Despite the amped up "sophisticated" security and clock-in systems enterprises currently spend too much money on, many organizations remain vulnerable to security threats, including human error and hackers.
It is the software that Microsoft has not patched this month that is probably of greatest interest to attackers.
Security researchers have recently identified similar apps in both the Android and Windows Phone app stores.
Before the change, anyone in possession of a Dropbox shared document link could access the file it pointed to, but the documents were inaccessible to those without the link, a form of security through obscurity.
Twitter’s got bots, and researchers are fighting back. At Indiana University in Bloomington, researchers have developed an app called Bot or Not, designed to identify accounts on Twitter that are controlled by insidious robots or software.