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August 29, 2016 – Morning Cyber Coffee Headlines – U.S. Open Edition

Morning Cyber Coffee Headlines
August 29, 2016 / Ryan Murphy

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 29, 2016 – Headlines

Australian defence and government networks breached by suspected Chinese state-sponsored hackers – IBTimes

Microsoft and Cisco join Chinese cyber security programme – CBR

Critical Infrastructure: The Next Cyber-Attack Target – Dark Reading

Multiple Apple iOS Zero-Days Enabled Firm To Spy On Targeted iPhone Users For Years – Dark Reading

Global Cost of Cybercrime Predicted to Hit $6 Trillion Annually By 2021, Study Says  -Dark Reading

Medical device security ignites an ethics firestorm – CSO Online

Got big data? Check out these 100 best practices for keeping it secure – CSO Online

Ransomware locks experts in debate over ethics of paying – SC Magazine

Latest Locky version on the loose – SC Magazine

5 security practices hackers say make their lives harder – CIO.com

Did You Know?

Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic are the top seeds in the U.S. Open, which gets underway today in Queens.

Today’s Quote of the Day

“Luck has nothing to do with it, because I have spent many, many hours, countless hours, on the court working for my one moment in time, not knowing when it would come.” – Serena Williams

Today’s Video of the Day

Today’s ‘No-Internet Help’ Trivia Question of the Day?

In 1990, who became the youngest Mens Singles Champion at the U.S. Open? He was aged 19 years, 0 months, 28 days and would go on to win 14 major tennis titles.

Yesterday’s Question: What retired baseball player sits in second place on the all-time career HR list with 755?

Answer: Hank Aaron

Congrats to Felicia A., Cait R., @VigilantJon for getting the correct answer!

Beat the Streak! Our current longest streak of correct answers comes from Kevin F. who achieved correct answers for 74 days straight. Can you beat the streak?

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!

Felicia A. – 13 days
Cait R. – 1 day
@VigilantJon – 1 day

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