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Amit Yoran, the man at the head of the $80 billion security sector's trade show, says the "industry has failed." http://t.co/kouhrkWPBF
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Slack, maker of an eponymous office-communication tool that seeks to replace corporate email, said Friday that hackers had accessed user data that may include messages sent between users.
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Major powers “all have somewhat national-born security companies,” FireEye Chief Executive Dave DeWalt says. http://t.co/jBSzjwwT5o
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Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt repeatedly interrupted US Chief Technology Officer Megan Smith at a panel on gender diversity in tech at the South by Southwest festival.
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Synack, the bug hunting company led by former NSAers, raised another $25 million. http://www.wsj.com/articles/startup-takes-aim-at-computer-security-holes-1424381261?mod=LS1 …
Synack deploys freelance hackers to uncover software flaws; find a bug, claim a bounty
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For a moment here Friday, it was the CEO of Apple vs. the president of the United States. http://www.wsj.com/articles/cybersecurity-summit-exposes-silicon-valleys-privacy-fears-1423862917
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Found this Verizon stat fascinating: 99.9% of successful exploits last year relied on a CVE more than a year old. http://on.wsj.com/1ylR0to 
A new report that analyzed data from 200 million hacking incidents last year points the finger at a lack of attention by computer owners to address known software bugs.
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Slack, maker of an eponymous office-communication tool that seeks to replace corporate email, said Friday that hackers had accessed user data that may include messages sent between users.
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“Cyber” is being used so often, to describe so many things, that it’s creating a cyber-backlash; “computery,” anyone?
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State Department hasn't been able to get hackers from three months ago out of their email.http://www.wsj.com/articles/three-months-later-state-department-hasnt-rooted-out-hackers-1424391453
Three months after the State Department confirmed hackers breached its unclassified email system, the government still hasn’t been able to evict them from the network, say three people familiar with the investigation.
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Forbes.com was hacked in late November, possibly to target an American defense firm, security companies say.
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