November 7, 2017 – Morning Cyber Coffee Headlines – “Election Day” Edition

2017-11-07T13:58:34
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Reporter Ryan Murphy
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Good morning! Sit with Carbon Black this morning over a cup of coffee (or tea) and browse a few industry headlines to get the day started. We’ve got just enough information below to get you through that first cup…enjoy!

November 7, 2017 - Headlines

Carbon Black in the News: CRN Exclusive: Carbon Black Hires Microsoft Vet As Channel Chief - CRN**

Carbon Black in the News: **Former Microsoft and Channel Sales Veteran Victor Gureghian Baez Joins Carbon Black to Lead Worldwide Channel Sales

Carbon Black in the News: Research Uncovers Gap Between Confidence and the Reality of Business Readiness for the GDPR

Carbon Black in the News: What is a fileless attack? How hackers invade systems without installing software - Networks Asia

Tweeter-In-Chief Ready to Confront China's 'Great Firewall' - NYTimes

Vietnam's Neighbors, ASEAN, Targeted by Hackers: Report - NYTimes

The measurability riddle: How much money should you put in cyber security? - The Economic Times

Regulation Can't Solve Cybersecurity Problems, Fed Official Says - Bloomberg

Proofpoint acquires Cloudmark for $100M in cybersecurity consolidation play - Tech Crunch

Youth seek careers in cyber-security - The National

Did You Know?

Today is Election Day in the United States.

**Quote of the Day


"Democracy cannot succeed unless those who express their choice are prepared to choose wisely. The real safeguard of democracy, therefore, is education." - Franklin D. Roosevelt
**

Today's Video of the Day

Today's Trivia!

How many electoral college votes are required to win the U.S. presidency during an election?

Yesterday's Question: In what month will Daylight Saving time begin in participating locations in North American in 2018?

Answer: March

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