security analytics

June 12, 2018

SECURITY

Cisco Stealthwatch and Cisco DNA Center bridge the SecOps – NetOps divide

Three trends to watch in the increasingly interdependent roles of NetOps and SecOps: complexity of managing more devices, locations and users; automating across different functions; the impact on network assurance.

April 11, 2018

SECURITY

TLS version 1.3: Change is here and Encrypted Traffic Analytics has got your back

Networks are becoming increasingly opaque via encrypted sessions, greatly benefiting end users because it ensures privacy and authenticity of the connection between applications over networks where we must assume zero...

October 17, 2017

SECURITY

Three Ways in which Stealthwatch Helps You Get More from Your Network Data

Do you know what the greatest Olympian of all time and Stealthwatch have in common? Both work harder and smarter for unbeatable performance. I recently heard from the one-and-only, Michael Phelps. He said that very early on, he and his coach set very high goals. And he knew that to achieve them, he had to […]

August 18, 2016

SECURITY

Using Network Telemetry and Security Analytics to Detect Attacks

The Cisco 2016 Midyear Cybersecurity Report has been released, and just like the Cisco Annual Security Report and many other security reports the news isn’t encouraging. The very first sentence in the midyear report explains that as defenders, we simply aren’t getting the job done: “Attackers currently enjoy unconstrained time to operate.”[1] Attackers understand that […]

July 29, 2016

SECURITY

Introducing executive dashboards in CTA

No security risk assessment is complete without the executive summary section. Something that can answer the high level questions security teams get asked including “how secure are we?”, “what threats...