The Service Provider Opportunity to Protect the Network
As the latest Cisco VNI shows a jump from 16 billion connected devices today to 26 billion by 2020, the network becomes subject to greater threats than ever before.
The top 5 reasons to avoid unmanaged switches on your machines
What many manufacturers don’t know is that managed switches can protect against major security risks, guarantee your machine performs its best, and maximize uptime.
My Favorite Superpower
I was at a movie theater recently, seated comfortably and waiting to see the latest chapter in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, when I overheard a friendly debate among three young men in the row ahead of me. “If you could have one superpower, what would you want?” It’s impolite to eavesdrop, but I had that […]
#CiscoChat Recap: How To Guard Your Manufacturing Data
Over the last several years, the manufacturing industry has fallen victim to sophisticated cyberattacks. View the recap of our latest #CiscoChat to see how manufacturers can protect their data.
Cyber Security Capture The Flag (CTF): What Is It?
By Timothy D. Harmon, M.S., CCNA R&S, Security+CE, Cisco Champion Cyber security is a high priority of companies, small and big, as cyber attacks have been on the rise in recent years. In response to these attacks, security professionals and college students have been through rigorous training as how hackers are able to get into the […]
Latest Trends on DDoS Attacks
This week we’ve been talking a lot about security, and especially security for video applications. One challenge facing everyone – mobile, cloud, video – is Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks. Three key points – Attacks are getting bigger. We’re now seeing volumetric attacks of up to 400 Gigabits per second. DDoS attacks are getting […]
Don’t play cat and mouse with grid security
Whenever I think of cybersecurity, the tale of Tom and Jerry fills my mind. Being Jerry and as stakeholders, we need to think about all the ways Tom can attack and come up with plans to avoid these risks.
A Few Words on Streaming Piracy Operations… and the Limitations of Current Anti-Piracy Measures
By Ted Rose, Operational Security, Service Provider Video Software and Solutions, Cisco Many (if not most!) service providers identify illegal streaming as the next big threat to their business. The problem is that in the multi-faceted, continuously expanding landscape of illegal streaming, it’s hard to define the enemy and even more difficult to choose the […]
BT and Cisco Enable Secure Digitization for De Beers and Nationwide
Globally, cyber crime is skyrocketing. No matter what business you are involved in; cyber criminals are looking for ways to infiltrate your business for profit. Retail establishments are targeted for credit card theft, motion picture studios have had unreleased films stolen, and hospital databases have been infiltrated to steal patient identities. Organizations like the DNC […]