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August 30, 2016 – Morning Cyber Coffee Headlines – Gene Wilder Edition

Morning Cyber Coffee Headlines
August 30, 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 30, 2016 – Headlines

Harry Reid Cites Evidence of Russian Tampering in U.S. Vote, and Seeks F.B.I. Inquiry – NYTimes

Reid asks FBI to investigate Russian election tampering – Politico

Russia is trying to tamper with the US presidential election vote, claims senator – IBTimes

How cyber security pros transition to board level decision makers – CSO Online

In Wake of DNC Hack, This Cybersecurity ETF Comes Into Focus – ETF Daily News

DoD Taps DEF CON Hacker Traits For Cybersecurity Training Program – Dark Reading

Russian Hacker Convicted of 38 Counts Related To PoS Hack Scheme – Dark Reading

Social media, the gateway for malware – CSO Online

Sophisticated malware possibly tied to recent ATM heists in Thailand – CSO Online

Kaspersky patches DoS and kernel flaws affecting drivers – SC Magazine

Did You Know?

Gene Wilder, 83, was the star of “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory,” “The Producers” and “Young Frankenstein.”

Today’s Quote of the Day

“Invention, my dear friends, is 93 percent perspiration, 6 percent electricity, 4 percent evaporation and 2 percent butterscotch ripple.” – Gene Wilder

Today’s Video of the Day

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

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory was the film adaptation of what book?

Yesterday’s Question: 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.

Answer: Pete Sampras

Congrats to @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!

@VigilantJon – 2 days

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