'No-one wants our data, it's not important': Wrong

John Leonard
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'No-one wants our data, it's not important': Wrong
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'No-one wants our data, it's not important': Wrong

San Francisco DA CIO Herman Brown Jr on selling cyber to the board

"No-one wants our data, it's not important," staff at the Office of The District Attorney of San Francisco told CIO Herman Brown Jr as he prepared to roll out multi-factor authentication (MFA) and ...

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