NIST

August 19, 2020

SECURITY

MITRE ATT&CK: The Magic of Mitigations

When learning new things, sometimes we need to slow down and take it all in. For me, understanding MITRE ATT&CK was like that. Sure, the notion of thinking like an attacker made sense, and its structure was clear. Then came the “now what?” moment. Soon I discovered the key to getting started. May I share it with you?

January 7, 2020

SECURITY

An Overview of Zero Trust Architecture, According to NIST

NIST recently released a draft publication, Zero Trust Architecture (ZTA), an overview of a new approach to network security. Get an overview of the key tenets, threats, and how to get visibility and continuous monitoring in a zero trust architecture.

October 2, 2019

GOVERNMENT

One Security Framework to Address Zero Trust, NIST, CARTA, CDM, and HVA

Well, the industry now understands where Cisco is going! A modern security framework/architecture should be designed to cover all the important security frameworks and compliance requirements. Cisco has been developing...

June 19, 2017

GOVERNMENT

Following the Framework: Pro Tips From Cisco

The NIST Cybersecurity Framework is the core of the president’s recent cybersecurity executive order, and even before it became the foundation of a mandate it was darn good advice. However, there is no one easy way to align a given IT organization with the framework; each one has its own unique considerations, limitations and advantages. […]

April 28, 2017

SECURITY

Respecting Customer Privacy is Not an Option

How to demonstrate products and services using data that is close to production, while protecting your customer’s data and complying with legal and regulatory obligations.

November 14, 2016

SECURITY

Cisco Security: To the Tune of the Dark Side of the Moon

As the days grow shorter and colder, I’m reminded that November is Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month here in the US. According to the Department of Homeland Security, this observance “builds awareness and appreciation of the importance of critical infrastructure and reaffirms the nationwide commitment to keep our critical infrastructure and our communities safe […]

November 8, 2016

MANUFACTURING

Industrial Security: How IT and OT Meet at the Firewall

To make our manufacturing sector as competitive as possible, we need to address the skills and knowledge gap, and emphasize the need for more flexible training and e-learning options.