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January 27, 2017 – Morning Cyber Coffee Headlines – “Year of the Rooster” Edition

Morning Cyber Coffee Headlines
January 27, 2017 / 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!

January 26, 2017 – Headlines

Carbon Black in the News: How to Guard Against Threats from Microsoft PowerShell Exploits – BizTech

Trump’s own cyber practices in the spotlight – The Hill

Businesses increasing their cybersecurity budgets, but spend it in the wrong places – ZDNet

New FCC Will Take a Backseat in Cybersecurity – Inside Sources

Watch these top 4 cybersecurity trends in 2017 – CSO Online

Most Companies Still Willing To Pay Ransom To Recover Data, Survey Shows – Dark Reading

How I Would Hack Your Network (If I Woke Up Evil) – Dark Reading

Password-free security uses voice, user behavior to verify identity – CSO Online

5 most common data privacy misconception – Network World

How to protect your data, your vehicles, and your people against automotive cyberthreats? –

Did You Know?

Hundreds of millions of people are gathering with family this weekend to celebrate the beginning of the Chinese Year of the Rooster. If you’re among them, you’ll most likely give, or receive, artfully decorated red envelopes filled with cash.

Quote of the Day

“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.”

Today’s Video of the Day

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

According to Chinese zodiac, 2017 is the Year of the Rooster. What animal represented 2016?

Yesterday’s Question: Mary Tyler Moore starred as what character on the television sitcom “The Mary Tyler Moore Show?”

Answer: Mary Richards

Congrats to Felicia A., Cait R., Rebecca C., Helen C., @kimwh and Lee M. for getting the correct answer!

Beat the Streak! Our current longest streak of correct answers comes from @kimwh, who achieved correct answers for 77 days straight. Can you beat the streak?

Current Streaks
@kimwh – 77 days
Cait R. – 61 days
Rebecca C. – 20 days
Felicia A. – 16 days
Helen C. – 1 day
Lee M. – 1 day

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!

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