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The dark tangent

Ethical hacker Jeff Moss says that cybersecurity is at an inflection point, and governments, policymakers, companies need to come up with new ideas on how to safeguard networks.

"So when I call out that I'm a hacker, it's a little provocative in certain circles, because they're not used to hearing that." - Jeff Moss, founder of DEF CON and Black Hat conferences.

BY SOME estimates, there's an online hacking attempt every 48 seconds somewhere in the world. Put another way, every time you go online there is a good chance that someone may be trying to gain access to your device, unauthorised. It is with this nugget of info in mind that this writer is...

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