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Make a Wish: Dark Reading Caption Contest Winners

Certification, endpoint security, 2FA, phishing, and PII were among the themes and puns offered by readers in our latest cartoon caption competition. And the winners are ...

Dark Reading reader FKREITZBERG980 took the top honors and a $25 Amazon gift card for a topical data breach caption, penned below by cartoonist John Klossner.

Second prize — a $10 Amazon gift card — goes to lazyjones for:

"Congratulations. You have been granted three wishes!. Please provide your bank account number, Social Security number and date of birth."

Many thanks to everyone who entered the contest with all their witticisms and clever observations, and to our loyal readers who cheered the contestants on. Also a shout out to our judges, John Klossner and the Dark Reading editorial team: Tim Wilson, Kelly Jackson Higgins, Sara Peters, Kelly Sheriden, Curtis Franklin, Jim Donahue, and yours truly.

If you haven't had a chance to read all the entries, be sure to check them out today.

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Marilyn has been covering technology for business, government, and consumer audiences for over 20 years. Prior to joining UBM, Marilyn worked for nine years as editorial director at TechTarget Inc., where she launched six Websites for IT managers and administrators supporting ... View Full Bio
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