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Robert Hackett

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Recent:
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Past:
  • Nautilus
  • Entrepreneur

Recent articles by Robert:

Y Combinator Alumni Raise $3 Million for Security Startup Temblarbit

Two engineers from the hackers-for-hire startup Synack have raised $3 million for Templarbit, graduate of startup accelerator Y Combinator. → Read More

Top Cybersecurity Firm Carbon Black Names Chief Cybersecurity Officer

IPO-probing cybersecurity firm Carbon Black has hired Tom Kellermann, an ex-Trend Micro exec, as its chief cybersecurity officer. → Read More

Tesla Hackers Hijacked Amazon Cloud Account to Mine Cryptocurrency

Hackers broke into Tesla's Amazon cloud accounts and used them to mine cryptocurrency, bug bounty-hunting security researchers say. → Read More

Phishing and Blockchain: Can Machines Save Us?

This is your Cyber Saturday edition of Fortune's tech newsletter for February 17, 2018. → Read More

Data Sheet—Facebook, Google, and Amazon's Dark Sides

Assessing the damage of disruptive tech giants like Facebook, Google, and Amazon. → Read More

Bitcoin and Bug Bounties on the Hill, Apple and Cisco's Cyber Deal, iPhone Leak

This is your Cyber Saturday edition of Fortune's tech newsletter for February 10, 2018. → Read More

These Charts Show How Security Pros Are Rising in the Corporate Ranks

RSA Conference data demonstrates how security professionals are climbing the corporate ladder into the c suite and board room. → Read More

The Sound of a Cyber Bubble Popping

This is your Cyber Saturday edition of Fortune's tech newsletter for February 3, 2018. → Read More

Netflix Phishing Scam Provokes Police Warning

Grand Rapids Police Department in Michigan warned its Facebook followers about a phishing scam that pretends to be from Netflix. → Read More

One of Bitcoin’s Biggest Asset Managers Says Zcash Could Hit $60,000 in 2025

Here's why Grayscale selected the privacy-oriented cryptocurrency Zcash for its third investment trust after Bitcoin and Ethereum Classic. → Read More

Bitcoin and Blockchains in Davos, Starbucks Coin, Nuclear Hacks

This is your Cyber Saturday edition of Fortune's tech newsletter for January 27, 2018. → Read More

Tech Dissatisfaction, Version 99.0

It’s easier than ever for companies to update products remotely—or to stunt them. And ­consumers are taking notice. → Read More

Why Blockchains and Identity Go Together

Blockchain and crypto entrepreneurs like Civic CEO Vinny Lingham are trying to solve the problem of digital identity. → Read More

IBM and Maersk Are Creating a New Blockchain Company

IBM and Maersk are teaming up to form a new blockchain company that will apply blockchain technology to global shipping supply chains. → Read More

Bitcoin Ups and Downs, Securing 'Star Wars', TIME's New Cyber Book

This is your Cyber Saturday edition of Fortune's tech newsletter for January 1, 2018. → Read More

Apple Macs Have Yet Another Password-Bypassing Bug

Just about anyone can change your App Store preferences. → Read More

No, JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon Has Not Changed His Stance on Bitcoin

He regrets voicing his opinion about Bitcoin—but he still disdains the cryptocurrency. → Read More

Ripple's Cofounder Is Now One of the World's Richest People

His net worth passed the wealth of Google's founders (on paper at least). → Read More

Data Sheet—Meltdown and Spectre Security Attacks Haunt Chip Industry

Microprocessors made by Intel, AMD and others have security holes dubbed Spectre and Meltdown, but some patches are already available. → Read More

Understanding Those Alarming Computer Chip Security Holes: 'Meltdown' and 'Spectre'

The vulnerabilities affect almost every computer—and some have no available fixes. → Read More