incident response

August 28, 2018


Cognitive Intelligence: Empowering Security Analysts, Defeating Polymorphic Malware

In psychology, the term “cognition” refers to a human function that is involved in gaining knowledge and intelligence. It helps describe how people process information and how the treatment...

August 21, 2018


Streamlining Threat Investigations with AMP Unity

Preventing malware incidents is very much like preventing bad things from happening in our day-to-day life. We all take precautions every day (well, most of us do, anyway). Actions as...

July 23, 2018


Security: Is it Mission Impossible?

Vigilance is key. You can purchase all the tools in the world, but when a breach hits, you need to be prepared--an expert team backed by the latest threat research by your side.

July 9, 2018


Putting the “Active” Back in Proactive Security: Tabletop Exercises

Security practitioners the impossible task of defending an ever-changing environment. Cisco Security Incident Response Services offers several proactive services to plan against new threats.

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.