October 26, 2017 – Morning Cyber Coffee Headlines – “Continental Congress” 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!

October 26, 2017 – Headlines

Carbon Black in the News: Protecting elections from cyberattacks – Raconteur

Carbon Black in the News: NSA bloke used backdoored MS Office key-gen, exposed secret exploits – The Register

Cybersecurity and the CFO: Risk, Responsibility and Resilience – Infosecurity Magazine

Cybersecurity is a mess, mobile chip chief says – CNET

Cybersecurity in the age of mobile computing – TNW

House votes to exempt cybersecurity plans from FOIA – Detroit News

Kaspersky Lab Collected, Then Deleted NSA File from a Home Computer – Dark Reading

Bad Rabbit Dies Down But Questions Remain – Dark Reading

Legal hack back lets you go after attackers in your network – CSO

BadRabbit ransomware attacks multiple media outlets – CSO

How K-12 schools can protect against ransomware attacks – CSO 

Did You Know?

Today in 1774, the first Continental Congress, which protested British measures and called for civil disobedience, concludes in Philadelphia.

Quote of the Day

“I am not a Virginian, I am an American,” – Patrick Henry

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