In today’s podcast, we hear about VIPs everywhere rushing to delete their emails before Fancy Bear gets her paws into them. Opinion leaders rumble about the Cyber War having picked up where the Cold War left off. Election security concerns may prompt US Senate hearings. British companies take a look at operations in the Baltimore-Washington area. Other industry notes include VC rounds, M&A activity, a new automotive cyber security venture, and the announcement of 2016’s SINET 16. Dale Drew from Level 3 Communications offers tips on protecting medical data. We speak with IBM’s Shelley Westman about encouraging more women to join the industry. And the US House doesn’t think too much of a Snowden pardon.