Cisco Talos

January 17, 2020

THREAT RESEARCH

Threat Roundup for January 10 to January 17

Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we’ve observed between Jan 10 and Jan 17. As with previous roundups, this post isn’t meant to be an in-depth analysis. Instead, this post will summarize the threats we’ve observed by highlighting key behavioral characteristics, indicators of compromise, and discussing how our customers are […]

January 10, 2020

THREAT RESEARCH

Threat Roundup for January 3 to January 10

Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we’ve observed between Jan 3 and Jan 10. As with previous roundups, this post isn’t meant to be an in-depth analysis. Instead, this post will summarize the threats we’ve observed by highlighting key behavioral characteristics, indicators of compromise, and discussing how our customers are […]

December 19, 2019

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

If Cybersecurity Was a Christmas Dinner

As I thought about how many elements there were to consider when planning a Christmas dinner and how they could also be aligned to a security strategy for modern consumers and businesses. Security, as with a Christmas dinner, is not just about the food but the entire experience and process that surrounds it.

December 18, 2019

SECURITY

Combat Modern Day Plague in Security with Email Security and Cisco Threat Response Integration

Learn how Cisco Threat Response automates integration across your security products, including Email Security to provide a seamless experience that serves as a foundation for fast, efficient incident investigation and response. Get contextual awareness and correlation with expanded insights needed to protect users from threats in the incoming emails.

December 17, 2019

THREAT RESEARCH

Incident Response Lessons From Recent Maze Ransomware Attacks

This post authored by JJ Cummings and Dave Liebenberg This year, we have been flooded with reports of targeted ransomware attacks. Whether it’s a city, hospital, large- or medium-sized enterprise — they are all being targeted. These attacks can result in significant damage, cost, and have many different initial infection vectors. Recently, Talos Incident Response has been engaged […]

September 24, 2019

SECURITY

The Circus is Coming to Town and Why You Should Stay Away

Cisco's integrated security portfolio underscored by Cisco Threat Response and intelligence sharing delivers comprehensive coverage and integration excellence across endpoint, cloud and email security to lower time to remediation (TTR).

September 17, 2019

THREAT RESEARCH

Cryptocurrency miners aren’t dead yet: Documenting the voracious but simple “Panda”

A new threat actor named “Panda” has generated thousands of dollars worth of the Monero cryptocurrency through the use of remote access tools (RATs) and illicit cryptocurrency-mining malware.

August 26, 2019

PARTNER

Take bigger risks with the right trusted advisors

When you have a strong incident response plan in place, you are able to take bigger risks, but where do you start if you don’t have a plan?