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Threat Intelligence

12/21/2018
10:30 AM
John Klossner
John Klossner
Cartoon Contest
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Cartoon: The Soviet Threat

John Klossner has been drawing technology cartoons for more than 15 years. His work regularly appears in Computerworld and Federal Computer Week. His illustrations and cartoons have also been published in The New Yorker, Barron's, and The Wall Street Journal. Web site: ... View Full Bio

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FKREITZBERG980
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FKREITZBERG980,
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1/11/2019 | 3:32:12 PM
Russia
Fancy Bear, Cozy Bear, Energetic Bear....It is obvious the Americans the come up with these stupid titles have never seen an actual Russian bear.
jrig1842
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1/8/2019 | 7:23:01 AM
Mentor
Well Mikhail we've been working with Monaco, Mauru and Tuvalu to build their skills.
M0nk3
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M0nk3,
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12/31/2018 | 10:29:36 PM
Rumor has it...
Collusion, are you kidding me?  They can't prove anything.  I mean, of course they colluded.  Putin and Trump have been bff's for years.  They've been riding tigers together since community college...
Ratteau
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12/27/2018 | 12:06:39 PM
Bah
You want real challenge?  Hack 4Chan and get away with it.  I still have random drones taking my photo at least once a month.
acampbell448
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12/26/2018 | 9:16:45 AM
the Good old Days
You know Fancy Bear, this was alot more fun when we got BIG headlines in all the papers.   Yes you are right Cozy Bear.   Just another day at the office now!
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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12/21/2018 | 11:52:01 AM
Obligatory Yakov Smirnoff crack
In post-Soviet Russia, store pays you!

Or something like that. Whatever. All the pieces are there.
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