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What Investors Should Know About the Cybersecurity Industry (Revised)

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  • (2:15) - The Who, What and How Behind Cyber Attacks
  • (6:20) - What Have We Learned From These Attacks?
  • (14:45) - Can We Trust The Companies Who Protect Our Information?
  • (21:00) -  Episode Roundup: Podcast@Zacks.com

On today’s episode of the Zacks Friday Finish Line, Content Writer Ryan McQueeney is joined by Paul McGough, a telecommunications expert with over 35 years of experience, to discuss the history and future of the cybersecurity industry.

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The Finish Line team was on vacation this week, so we are rerunning Ryan’s interview with Paul from the latest episode of Tech Talk Tuesday.

Paul McGough is the founder and chief technology officer of Qwyit LLC. His firm developed QwyitTalk, a Security as a Service platform that allows any communications product to offer secure, private messaging through a simple connection to the platform. Simply put, it is a high quality product that helps other businesses lock down their messaging services.

Investors interested in some different strategies in this industry should check out the First Trust NASDAQ Cybersecurity ETF (CIBR - Free Report) and the ETFMG Prime Cyber Security ETF (HACK - Free Report) .

We hope you enjoy this conversation. Listen to the show to hear more!

As a reminder, if you feel that we missed something, or if you want us to cover a different story, shoot us an email at podcast@zacks.com. Make sure to check out all of our other audio content at zacks.com/podcasts, and remember to subscribe and leave us a rating on Apple Podcasts.

As always, thanks for listening to this episode of the Zacks Friday Finish Line, and check back for even more news from the investment and financial world!

(Revision: An earlier version of this article incorrectly stated the name of the HACK ETF. That version should no longer be relied upon.)

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