incident response

June 6, 2018


The Importance of Logs

It's funny how the world turns. I started off in security working for a bank. The model there was very much build it, break it, fix it with our Operational...

April 30, 2018


Top 5 Recommendations from Cisco Incident Response Engagements

In the course of an emergency response, our Incident Response (IR) team constantly makes tactical and strategic recommendations according to customer and environment needs. Here are the 5 top recommendations.

April 26, 2018


Incident Response and General Data Protection Regulation

This article will address provisions of the GDPR related to Incident Response (IR) planning. A proven IR plan will lend GDPR compliance and provide a framework for practical Incident Response.

February 28, 2018


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...

January 8, 2018


Incident Response: Are you ready?

We created a short eBook to help security professionals deal with“what if” scenarios by building and strengthening incident response plans, thereby identifying what to do when things go wrong.

November 29, 2017


Dissecting a Breach: The Process of Incident Response

On December 5, 2017, at 1 pm Eastern, Cisco Security Incident Response Service experts will present a webinar titled “Dissecting a Breach: An Incident Responder’s Perspective.”  This webinar will describe how our team performs incident handling within the service and what you should expect during any incident engagement, regardless of who is doing the work.  We […]

September 22, 2017


Incident Response Fundamentals – Communication

While there are a number of ways to err during the course of responding to an incident, it never seems to fail that the number one misstep I...

August 23, 2017


Take incident response to the next level with AMP for Endpoints and Cognitive Threat Analytics

Our data shows that there are 5 to 10 breaches per 1000 seats every week. That number is staggering and exemplifies the limits of traditional prevention. Most of these attacks...