Security Services

May 13, 2019

SECURITY

Practical Ways to Reduce Ransomware Impact: Actions You Can Take Today

During the past year, Cisco Security Incident Response Services has provided emergency incident response services for many customers dealing with incidents that sometimes become a ransomware event. In...

April 23, 2019

SECURITY

Increase Your Security Resiliency with Enhanced Incident Response Retainer Services

Introducing our Enhanced IR Retainer, which includes: 1) detection assessment and 2) adversary simulation purple team. Our detection assessment examines an organization’s resiliency to attacks, while simultaneously assessing the organization’s ability to detect the attacks.

March 13, 2019

SECURITY

Hello World! Contextual Identity Within the Spacetime Continuum

Hello world! I think that’s the obligatory first line for any technology blog, right? But, how do you know I am here? How do you know I exist? I have...

February 12, 2019

SECURITY

So You Want To Build A SOC: Security Intelligence and Technical Considerations (Part 2)

As security consultants, we go into an extraordinary array of organisations’ security environments, all with very differing levels of maturity. Our clients consistently state a common desire:   "We need a...

February 5, 2019

SECURITY

So You Want to Build a SOC: Foundations for Your Security Operations Team (Part 1)

As security consultants, we go into an extraordinary array of organisations with very differing levels of maturity and one thing keeps on coming up: "we need a SOC". Whilst this...

December 3, 2018

SECURITY

Compromise Assessment vs Threat Hunting

While table top exercises are always a hot commodity for our customers, proactive threat hunting and compromise assessments are becoming increasingly popular through our Cisco Incident Response Readiness & Retainer service.

November 10, 2018

SECURITY

War Games: A WOPR of a Security Test (Part 4)

These blue team actions should be performed on top of any specific remedial actions that are carried out to resolve specific issues.

November 3, 2018

SECURITY

War Games: A WOPR of a Security Test (Part 3)

The Team believes that the likelihood of a successful Internet delivered attack by either a malicious insider or via an external actor is high, given the systemic failures identified in these scenarios.

November 2, 2018

SECURITY

The Role of a Coach

This time of year, all five major sports leagues are “in season”. The raw emotion of competition and witnessing these finely tuned professional athletes overcome adversity to be the best...