Cisco 2017 MCR

August 29, 2017


How to Prevent the Bank Robbery No One Can See

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“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


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

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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


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

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IoT and IoT-related threats are very real. A massive compromise of IoT devices can severely disrupt not only organizations, but also the Internet itself. Fortunately, we are still in the early days of the IoT, which means there’s still time for defenders to do their part to help secure it.

July 26, 2017


How Adversaries Are Refining and Improving Ransomware in 2017

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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, […]