October 9, 2017 – Morning Cyber Coffee Headlines – “Columbus Day” Edition

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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!

October 9, 2017 - Headlines

Carbon Black in the News: How North Korea's nuclear aggression masks a deeper threat - CSO Online

Russians in Silicon Valley Can’t Shake Hacking’s Shadow - NYTimes

If Russia Comes Calling, Feds and States United for Election Cybersecurity - NBC News

Feds, States Join Forces to Strengthen Election Cybersecurity - NBC

Equifax rival TransUnion has hired cybersecurity lobbyists in Washington, D.C. - Recode

More Businesses Accidentally Exposing Cloud Services - Dark Reading

Russian Hackers Targeted NSA Employee's Home Computer - Dark Reading

Rise in Insider Threats Drives Shift to Training, Data-Level Security - Dark Reading

Preparing for GDPR compliance: Where you need to be now and how to get there - CSO Online

Social Engineer bank robber arrested weeks after successful $142,000 heist - CSO Online

Did You Know?

Christopher Columbus landed in Bahamas, part of the Americas, on October 12th, 1494. Columbus Day is meant to celebrate this arrival.

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Today's Trivia!

Christopher Columbus was born in what country?

Yesterday's Question: What Pennsylvania university (which also won the the 2016 NCAA men's basketball title) did Carbon Black CTO and Co-founder Michael Viscuso attend?

Answer: Villanova

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