Caleb Barlow:
Where is cybercrime really coming from?

TED@IBM · 14:27 · Filmed Nov 2016
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Cybercrime netted a whopping $450 billion in profits last year, with 2 billion records lost or stolen worldwide. Security expert Caleb Barlow calls out the insufficiency of our current strategies to protect our data. His solution? We need to respond to cybercrime with the same collective effort as we apply to a health care crisis, sharing timely information on who is infected and how the disease is spreading. If we're not sharing, he says, then we're part of the problem.

Cybercrime fighter
IBM's Caleb Barlow is focused on how we solve the cyber security problem by changing the economics for the bad guys. Full bio
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