July 27, 2017 – Morning Cyber Coffee Headlines – “Black Hat Conference” Edition


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! **July 27, 2017 - Headlines** **Carbon Black in the News:** [Carbon Black Named ‘Asia-Pacific Emerging Cybersecurity Vendor of the Year’ by Frost & Sullivan](<http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170726005894/en/Carbon-Black-Named-%E2%80%98Asia-Pacific-Emerging-Cybersecurity-Vendor>) **Carbon Black in the News:** [Cybersecurity Journal Carbon Black Black Hat 2017 ](<https://www.cybersecurityjournal.org/cybersecurity-journal-carbon-black-black-hat-2017/>)- Cybersecurity Journal [Inside the Black Hat USA 2017 Security Conference WiFi Network](<http://www.eweek.com/security/inside-the-black-hat-usa-2017-security-conference-wifi-network>) - eWeek.com [Diversity to Drones: Black Hat Speakers Weigh in On Top Security Trends](<http://windowsitpro.com/security/diversity-drones-black-hat-speakers-weigh-top-security-trends>) - IT Pro [Defending Against Drone Incursions Isn't Easy, Black Hat Session Reveals](<http://www.eweek.com/security/defending-against-drone-incursions-isn-t-easy-black-hat-session-reveals>) - eWeek [How to hack back legally … with the FBI’s help [Black Hat 2017]](<https://www.federaltimes.com/civilian/fbi-doj/2017/07/26/how-to-hack-back-legally-with-the-fbis-help-black-hat-2017/>) - Federal Times [Facebook Cyber Chief Calls Out Harassment Of Female Hackers](<https://www.forbes.com/sites/thomasbrewster/2017/07/26/alex-stamos-facebook-thinks-security-has-a-diversity-issue/#178f0469dba9>) - Forbes [At Black Hat 2017 an industry hits a milestone and finds new directions](<http://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/news/450423448/At-Black-Hat-2017-an-industry-hits-a-milestone-and-finds-new-directions>) - Tech Target [Warm yourself up for DEF CON with some of our favorite talks](<https://thenextweb.com/insider/2017/07/27/warm-def-con-favorite-talks/#.tnw_h1lg0lfH>) - TNW [Google Finds and Blocks Spyware Linked to Cyberarms Group](<https://www.wired.com/story/lipizzan-android-malware-nation-state/>) - WIRED [At Hacker Summit, a New Focus on Preventing Brazen Attacks](<https://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2017/07/26/business/ap-us-responsible-hackers.html?_r=0>) - New York Times **Did You Know?** The Black Hat Conference is now in its 20th year. **Quote of the Day** "At the end of the day, the goals are simple: safety and security." **Today's Video of the Day** **Today's Trivia!** Two recent major sports teams (one in the NFL and one in the NHL) have decided to call Las Vegas home. Name one of them. **Yesterday's Question:** What Ohio town did the Wright Brothers call home? (Hint: The University's mascot is "The Flyers.") **Answer:** Dayton Beat the Streak! Our current longest streak of correct answers comes from** Cait R., who have achieved correct answers for 96 days straight.** Can you beat the streak? **Current Streaks** Cait R. - 96 days Matt M. - 17 days Trent G. - 15 days Thomas B. - 5 days Felicia A. - 4 days Helen C. - 4 days Rebecca C. - 2 days **Hall-of-Fame Streaks** @kimwh - 197 days Cait R. - 96 days (current) Kevin F. - 85 days Tweet the correct answer to @CarbonBlack_Inc and get a shout out in tomorrow's Morning Coffee and your Twitter handle in a #FF tweet at the end of the week! The post [July 27, 2017 - Morning Cyber Coffee Headlines - "Black Hat Conference" Edition](<https://www.carbonblack.com/2017/07/27/july-27-2017-morning-cyber-coffee-headlines-black-hat-conference-edition/>) appeared first on [Carbon Black](<https://www.carbonblack.com>).