Cisco 2017 MCR

August 29, 2017

FINANCIAL SERVICES

How to Prevent the Bank Robbery No One Can See

“This is a stickup! Give me all your bitcoins!” If Butch and Sundance were alive today, they would ride into banks invisibly on malware to digitally deliver their demands.

August 14, 2017

MANUFACTURING

Manufacturers, Here’s What You Need to Know from the 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report

It’s no secret that manufacturers are concerned about security. Recently, Cisco published the 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report (MCR), which reflects the changing security landscape for manufacturers and many industries.

August 2, 2017

SECURITY

The Real IoT Opportunity for Enterprises? A Chance to Address Security Risks Head On

When business leaders think about the Internet of Things (IoT), they tend to focus on the potential opportunities for the enterprise and give far less attention to security risks. That’s a mistake. So, too, is believing that the IoT is only a concept on the distant horizon. The IoT already exists and is expanding rapidly. […]

July 26, 2017

SECURITY

How Adversaries Are Refining and Improving Ransomware in 2017

Once adversaries have found a method for breaching network defenses, stealing data, or otherwise generating revenue, they’ll continue to refine these tactics to avoid detection and improve effectiveness. Ransomware, one of the more high-profile tools leveraged by adversaries, has undergone this same evolution, as we explain in the Cisco 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report. Delivery, obfuscation, […]