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Following the news that Donald Trump's campaign website leaks intern resumes:

British cyber-security firm Post-Quantum has appointed Tom Glocer, the former CEO of Thomson Reuters, as a strategy adviser. Post-Quantum specialises in developing defence-grade cyber-security solutions that protect the data and communications systems of global investment banks and other enterprises against sophisticated criminal and nation-state attacks.

The wealth of new technologies being launched at this year’s Emergency Services Show, taking place at the NEC on 21 and 22 September, evidence the vital and increasing role information and communication technology plays in assisting the emergency services to collaborate, communicate and respond more quickly and effectively.

Fortune and other outlets have reported that New York’s governor and top banking regulator have just proposed regulations that would require the state’s banks to establish definitive cyber security programs to protect customer and institutional data. Requirements would include (but not be limited to): hiring a chief information security officer; implementing infrastructure, policies and practices to detect and thwart attacks; and notifying the NY Department of Financial Services of a material breach within 72 hours.

This week, ClixSense admitted to a data breach in which an attacker was able to gain access to the firm's database. In total, 2.2 million records have been published, leaving the data of an additional 4.4 million up for grabs to the highest bidder.

Zerto has announced its flagship product, Zerto Virtual Replication, will be sold by HPE to provide business continuity and disaster recovery (BC/DR) capabilities for HPE Helion CloudSystem solutions. HPE Helion CloudSystem is an integrated hardware and software solution for hybrid cloud that allows customers to move traditional apps to the cloud and build cloud native apps with rapid infrastructure provisioning and management.

It has been reported that cloud hosting company, Linode, has come under yet another DDoS attack. Richard Meeus, VP technology EMEA at NSFOCUS comments: