~ Jacky Wright
HMRC scoops up Microsoft veep for CIO role
HMRC Jacky Wright to lead tech for UK tax collector
WHERE ELSE WOULD YOU GO TO DECIPHER SATAN’S DICTATION? Dark web helps decipher 361-year-old ‘letter from Lucifer’. Okay, maybe Washington DC, but other than that.
Criminals and other malicious actors increasingly rely on the Internet and rapidly evolving technology to further their operations. In cyberspace, criminals can compromise financial assets, hacktivists can flood websites with traffic—effectively shutting them down, and spies can steal intellectual property and government secrets. When such cyber incidents occur, a number of questions arise, including how the federal government will react and which agencies will respond EveryCRSReport.com: Justice Department’s Role in Cyber Incident Response August 23, 2017 R44926
KATE KLONICK: The Terrifying Power of Internet Censors.
StoryBench – Felippe Rodrigues: “The new Associated Press headquarters in lower Manhattan near the World Trade Center is dazzling, and it seems quite fitting for a news company that’s constantly innovating. Earlier this month, Storybench took a trip to New York City to chat with AP global news manager Mark Davies who told us all about how they are winning Facebook. During my visit, I sat in on one of the morning news meetings where managing editor Brian Carovillano, Davies and others connected with bureaus around the globe to discuss the order of the day. I also spoke to some people in the newsroom about innovation in journalism and storytelling from many perspectives. Below, some takeaways from a day watching the AP from inside
RT, Sputnik and Russia’s New Theory of War How the Kremlin built one of the most powerful information weapons of the 21st century — and why it may be impossible to stop. Jim Rutenberg. September 13, 2017.
House committee to hold hearing on Equifax data breach
Former officials buck White House adviser's comments about government hacking