Assume the Worst

Jeffrey Duran, Director of Product Marketing for enSilo warns CiSOs that putting too much emphasis on preventative security can be a risky proposition. Instead organizations need to consider post-infection detection to truly be secure. Source: http://www.darkreading.com

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Tesla Factory Workers Pushing For a Union Send Letter of Requests To Company’s Board Members

One of the many challenges facing Tesla right now is the escalating worker complaints about pay and safety. At its California factory, a move to unionize is gaining steam. Workers recently sent a letter to Tesla’s independent board members requesting access to the automaker’s safety plan as well as clarity on compensation and a promise of no retaliation against employees as they try to form a union. From a report…

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CBS Delaying ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ To Maintain Quality

New submitter Zorro shares a report from Fox News: The premiere of “Star Trek: Discovery” on CBS’ subscription streaming service, CBS All Access, was postponed nine months to maintain the quality of the brand. Executive producer Alex Kurtzman told the Television Critics Association Tuesday that they “spent a lot of time” discussing how to create this new world for TV that felt authentic to the “Star Trek” universe. Also during…

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Man Used DDoS Attacks On Media To Extort Them To Remove Stories

New submitter troublemaker_23 shares a report from iTWire: A 32-year-old man from Seattle who was arrested for mounting a series of distributed denial of service attacks on businesses in Australia, the U.S. and Canada, wanted articles about himself removed from various news sites, including Fairfax Media. According to an FBI chargesheet filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas (Dallas Division), Kamyar Jahanrakhshan tried to get…

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Tableau reports Q2 revenue of $212.9M, up 7.2% YoY, and a net loss of $42.5M, compared with $47.5M a year ago, says subscription sales are up 16% YoY (Matt Day/The Seattle Times)

Matt Day / The Seattle Times: Tableau reports Q2 revenue of $212.9M, up 7.2% YoY, and a net loss of $42.5M, compared with $47.5M a year ago, says subscription sales are up 16% YoY  —  The Seattle company, which sells data analytics software, exceeded analysts’ expectations for the second quarter. Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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