AMP for Endpoints

April 18, 2018

SECURITY

NSS Labs Awards Recommended Rating to Cisco Endpoint Security

In the hyper-competitive world of endpoints security, proof of efficacy is the only real impartial way to valuably differentiate. However, public testing for next generation endpoint security solutions such as...

April 5, 2018

SECURITY

IcedID Banking Trojan Teams up with Ursnif/Dreambot for Distribution

This post was authored by Ross Gibb, with research contributions from Daphne Galme of Cisco, and Michael Gorelik of Morphisec, a Cisco Security Technical Alliance partner.  In November 2017...

February 28, 2018

SECURITY

The Power of Logging in Incident Response

A deep dive into logging as an often-overlooked but powerful tool for incident detection and response “Lack of instrumentation or insufficient logging” is often a phrase used on incident response...

February 19, 2018

SECURITY

Have Your Cake and Eat it Too With Next-Generation Endpoint Security from Cisco

When faced with an either/or situation, people typically prefer not to choose. We want the best of both worlds. Rarely does someone want peanut butter OR jelly. Have cake? You...

January 31, 2018

SECURITY

Are You Using Yesterday’s Tools to Stop Today’s Threats?

Take a look around you. What’s the average age of the technology you see? Your cell phone is probably 2 years old at most. Your laptop may be slightly older....

January 31, 2018

SECURITY

Better design for simpler, more effective security

Few will contest the notion that security is complex. Evolving threats.  Clever, motivated attackers.   And all too often, vendor-inflicted complexity of managing security from the mismatched consoles from dozens of...

January 3, 2018

SECURITY

Introducing Exploit Prevention to Stop File-Less Attacks

In war, any good military strategist will try to exploit their enemy’s weaknesses. Cybercriminals are no different. Their latest tactic: use file-less attacks to exploit vulnerabilities in everyday applications.

November 28, 2017

SECURITY

4 Key Questions To Determine If Your Endpoint Security Is Up To Snuff

Machine learning. Next-generation antivirus. Artificial intelligence. These are all terms you likely see in your inbox on a daily basis from various endpoint security vendors. Meanwhile, you’re trying to protect your business and don’t have time to assess the 50+ vendors touting the latest tool designed to solve all of your endpoint security problems and […]

November 13, 2017

SECURITY

Immunize your endpoints with AMP and Umbrella

You wake up this morning, and you feel miserable and tired. Getting out of bed is the worst, but you stumble down the hall with a heavy head, chills, and a serious case of congestion just to get a glass of water. All signs point to the flu. What a way to start the day! […]