August 16, 2017 – Morning Cyber Coffee Headlines – “Elvis” Edition

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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!

August 16, 2017 - Headlines

In Ukraine, a Malware Expert Who Could Blow the Whistle on Russian Hacking - New York Times

Exploring cybersecurity, Capitol Hill-style -

​L.A. to launch cybersecurity threat partnership with businesses - LA Biz

What to know before buying AI-based cybersecurity tools - Healthcare IT News

Gartner: Cybersecurity Spending Worldwide to Hit $86.4 Billion This Year - Dark Reading

Discover a Data Breach? Try Compassion First - Dark Reading

U.S. Military vows to tweak and fling malware back at creators - SC Media

The CSO guide to top security conferences - CSO Online

Skilled bad actors using new pulse wave DDoS attacks to pin down multiple targets - CSO Online

Did You Know?

On August 16, 1977, Elvis Presley died at his Graceland estate in Memphis, Tennessee, at age 42.

Quote of the Day

"Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away." - Elvis

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