National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM)

October 24, 2013

SECURITY

To SIEM or Not to SIEM? Part II

The Great Correlate Debate SIEMs have been pitched in the past as "correlation engines" and their special algorithms can take in volumes of logs and filter everything down to just...

October 22, 2013

SECURITY

To SIEM or Not to SIEM? Part I

Security information and event management systems (SIEM, or sometimes SEIM) are intended to be the glue between an organization's various security tools. Security and other event log sources export their...

October 21, 2013

SECURITY

Security Is Pervasive in the Cisco Blog Community

As we pass the halfway point of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM), I wanted to call attention to some of our colleagues over on the Cisco Government Blog.

October 16, 2013

SECURITY

Security Awareness and Trust

Now that we're in the midst of October 2013's Cyber Security Awareness Month, it's a good time to think about the connections between security awareness and trust. This discussion centers...

October 15, 2013

EDUCATION

Robot Soccer? Staying Connected at Bowdoin College

As our team has prepared for Educause 2013 this week, we have been talking a lot about technology in higher education and how it’s impacting colleges, universities, students and...

October 11, 2013

EDUCATION

Security: Vital for Technology-enabled Education

More and more we are seeing the education landscape change to include more technology for collaboration and mobile learning. Colleges and universities are enabling secure networks for staff and students...

October 11, 2013

GOVERNMENT

National Cyber Security Awareness Month

This month, we are marking the tenth anniversary of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM). The goal is to raise awareness and educate Americans about the importance of...

October 10, 2013

GOVERNMENT

Despite budget constraints, spending on cyber security set to increase according to Cisco study of government IT decisio …

While the shutdown challenges in the federal government over the past week have been top-of-mind, a recent Cisco survey has discovered that when operations resume, overall budget constraints are seen...

October 10, 2013

SECURITY

Cyber Security Awareness Month 2013: Trust is the Topic

Read, listen, and watch as John Stewart, Senior Vice President and Chief Security Officer at Cisco, espouses the benefits of trustworthy systems and the need for our vendors to hold us accountable for insuring our products meet the requirements of trustworthy systems.