October 2, 2017 – Morning Cyber Coffee Headlines – “October” 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 2, 2017 - Headlines

Carbon Black in the News: GDPR is a Year 2000-style cash cow, warns GDPR legal expert Dr Kuan Hon - Computing

Carbon Black in the News: SMBs Paid Over $300 Million to Ransomware Attackers in the Past Year - eSecurity Planet

Russian Firm Provides New Internet Connection to North Korea - NYTimes

HP Enterprise Let Russia Scrutinize Cyberdefense System Used by Pentagon - NYTimes

Cybersecurity becoming big ESG concern - Pensions and Investments

University Labs Put Cybersecurity Under the Microscope - Government Technology

National Cyber Security Awareness Month: The 2017 Outlook - Security Intelligence

What organizations want to believe about cybersecurity vs. real cyber risk - Information Management

Best and Worst Security Functions to Outsource - Dark Reading

Apple Shares More Data with US in First Half of 2017 - Dark Reading

Did You Know?

October is the tenth month in the Gregorian calendar, received its name from the Latin numeral octo meaning "eight", because in the original Roman calendar it was the eighth month.

Quote of the Day

"All things on earth point home in old October; sailors to sea, travelers to walls and fences, hunters to field and hollow and the long voice of the hounds, the lover to the love he has forsaken."

Today's Video of the Day

Today's Trivia!

In October 1971, what world-famous theme park in Orlando Florida opened its doors?

Yesterday's Question: Name 2 of the 3 zodiac signs of fall.

Answer: Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius

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