Briana Farro

Director of XDR Product Management

Cisco Security

Briana Farro is a Director of Product Management for XDR at Cisco Security. An IT Professional for 21 years, Briana has supported public and private sector organizations both as an employee and a trusted advisor. Briana possesses comprehensive experience in CyberSecurity operations - including practitioner experience - alongside IT Operations, Security Engineering and Architecture, and Service Delivery. She has participated both as a contributor and manager of teams and processes during her career. Briana brings this experience into product development, ensuring that products made for practitioners are built by practitioners. She currently holds CISSP, Security+, and ITIL certifications and is a fierce supporter of continued equity in technology, creating diverse teams, and of women in cybersecurity.


June 3, 2024


XDR means so much more than some may realize

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Discover how Cisco XDR redefines security with integrated tools, AI-driven threat detection, and rapid response to solve real-world problems for the SOC

July 31, 2023


What’s in a Name? The XDR for 2023 and beyond

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Cisco announces General Availability of Cisco XDR on July 31, 2023, helping security analysts rapidly identify and remediate threats, optimizing SOC performance.