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Steve Morgan is the founder and CEO at Cybersecurity Ventures and editor in chief of the Cybersecurity Market Report. The Cybersecurity Market Report is published quarterly and covers the business of cybersecurity, including global market sizing and industry forecasts from consolidated research by IT analyst firms, emerging trends, employment, the federal sector, hot companies to watch, notable M&A, investment and IPO activity, and more.

AWS pushes into the trillion-dollar cybersecurity market

AWS pushes into the trillion-dollar cybersecurity market

Amazon Web Services (AWS) enters the cybersecurity market with the debut of its Amazon GuardDuty service.

Did Uber throw its CSO under the bus?

Did Uber throw its CSO under the bus?

If Uber's ex-CSO Joe Sullivan answers these five questions, it will clear up a whole lot about the Uber hack.

Uber paid hackers a $100,000 cyber bribe to destroy stolen data

Uber paid hackers a $100,000 cyber bribe to destroy stolen data

Hackers stole personally identifiable information of 57 million Uber riders, then Uber thought it could pay the hackers' bribe and fix the problem.

Ransomware damage costs predicted to hit $11.5B by 2019

Ransomware damage costs predicted to hit $11.5B by 2019

The rising ransomware costs are driven by an uptick in the frequency of attacks, which is expected to rise to an attack every 14 seconds.

A rocket scientist hacks the cybersecurity labor crisis

A rocket scientist hacks the cybersecurity labor crisis

The CEO of Girls Scouts of the USA may have cracked the code on where to find future cyber fighters.

Businesses switch to Gmail for ransomware and spear-phishing protection

Businesses switch to Gmail for ransomware and spear-phishing protection

Gmail's built-in phishing detection and ransomware defense lures business users to switch email platforms.

Largest cybersecurity M&A deals in 2017

Largest cybersecurity M&A deals in 2017

A look at noteworthy cybersecurity-related mergers and acquisitions with publicly disclosed financials this year.

Largest cybersecurity venture capital deals in 2017

Largest cybersecurity venture capital deals in 2017

A look at venture capitalist firms that have invested $40 million or more into cybersecurity startups this year.

Official list of hacker and cyber crime movies

Official list of hacker and cyber crime movies

The best way to get young people interested in cybersecurity and fighting cyber crime may be by watching a good flick.

ForeScout IPO: 5 reasons this cybersecurity company will be successful

ForeScout IPO: 5 reasons this cybersecurity company will be successful

IoT security company ForeScout is going public today. Its products, its management and the growing IoT market put it in a prime position to succeed.

Blockchain startup: 300,000 DDoS attacks will cause $150B in damages this year

Blockchain startup: 300,000 DDoS attacks will cause $150B in damages this year

Blockchain startup Gladius projects we'll see 300,000 DDoS attacks and $150 billion in damage costs in 2017.

How K-12 schools can protect against ransomware attacks

How K-12 schools can protect against ransomware attacks

Six things K-12 schools must do to protect themselves from ransomware attacks.

Kevin Mitnick’s ransomware defense firm lands $30M investment

Kevin Mitnick’s ransomware defense firm lands $30M investment

Kevin Mitnick's firm KnowBe4 has secured a $30 million investment led by Goldman Sachs.

5 worst cybersecurity habits with catastrophic consequences

5 worst cybersecurity habits with catastrophic consequences

These cybersecurity habits can have devastating effects. Make sure you — and your employees — aren't following them.

Switch from Yahoo Mail to Gmail, and turn your phone into a physical key

Switch from Yahoo Mail to Gmail, and turn your phone into a physical key

Yahoo suffered the world's biggest hack on 3 billion users. If you still use Yahoo Mail, follow these steps to switch to Gmail — the safest choice for personal email.

Should CISOs join CEOs in the C-suite?

Should CISOs join CEOs in the C-suite?

IT executives weigh in on whether information security leaders should report to CEOs or to CIOs. Or whether there should there be a dotted line to both.

Cybersecurity channel chiefs and MSSPs look to the future

Cybersecurity channel chiefs and MSSPs look to the future

CyberTechnologyXchange brings vendors and managed security service providers together for one-on-one meetings to develop relationships and explore new technologies.

Please don't send me to cybersecurity training

Please don't send me to cybersecurity training

Training providers offer unique twists to help engage employees on security awareness education and make the process less painful.

How to protect your email account from Equifax hackers in 5 minutes

How to protect your email account from Equifax hackers in 5 minutes

Use two-step verification to protect your email accounts from the Equifax hackers.

10 top women chief information security officers to watch

10 top women chief information security officers to watch

As girls and young women become interested in cybersecurity, they can look to these women information security officers for inspiration.

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