Cyber Attacks

Top 5 cyber attacks of 2020—could they have been prevented?

Read about the biggest cyber attacks of 2020. And learn how you can’t stop every threat, but you can mitigate damage with a zero-trust architecture.

March 12, 2021

SECURITY

Securing industrial networks: What is ISA/IEC 62443?

Securing industrial operations is top of mind. But converting good intentions to action can be challenging! Fortunately, the ISA/IEC 62443 standards provide a framework to move ahead. But what is it exactly?

September 18, 2017

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

Good network security means thinking holistically

Combating hackers is tough. They’re always out there, searching for new ways to attack. But for effective network security, Telecom service providers can learn something from nature.

Enough is Enough – Change Must Begin Now

Beginning last week, many organizations around the globe found themselves responding to infected computers in their environments that were hit with new malicious ransomware called “WannaCry.” Most other organizations reacted quickly to protect their network-critical files from being taken hostage by cyber criminals and held for ransom. And we are now seeing new variants of […]

October 25, 2016

MANUFACTURING

The risk of doing nothing

Manufacturers are increasingly being targeted not just by traditional malicious actors such as hackers and cyber-criminals, but by competing companies and nations engaged in corporate espionage. See how to protect your company.

Kuwait Oil Company Gets More Secure

To protect themselves from attacks, Kuwait Oil Company turned to Cisco to help manage who accesses their network, where they access it, and on what devices with centralized policy management.

December 18, 2014

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

Cisco Cloud Security for Public and Private Cloud – A Secure, and Compliant Cloud Data Center

Recently the widespread fire of data breaches impacting privacy of millions of hapless people across the globe has become the stirring news. This spree of cyber attacks unveiling the fact that information security industry, organizations and even governments are vulnerable to today’s persistent, well-organized and sophisticated cyber threats. There was a common theme among all […]

February 24, 2014

SECURITY

What will Security for the Network of the Future Look Like?

In the next few years, there will be more mobile users and more mobile connections than ever: By 2018, there will be 4.9 billion mobile users, up from 4.1 billion in 2013, according to the newly released Cisco VNI forecast In addition, there will be 10 billion mobile-ready devices and connections, which includes 8 billion […]