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Cybersecurity Expert Explains How Companies Can Better Protect Themselves Against Hackers

Brian Tant joined "Morning Edition" to discuss how companies can protect themselves from hackers.
Brian Tant joined "Morning Edition" to discuss how companies can protect themselves from hackers.
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Following recent high-profile cyber attacks, including a major gas pipeline based in Georgia last month and the world’s largest meat supplier just this week, many are concerned about the threat hackers pose to national infrastructure and essential services. Brian Tant is Chief Technology Officer of the Atlanta cybersecurity firm Raxis, a company that performs simulated hacks to test the security of networks.