Security Threats

Is it time to hire cybersecurity guardians for the network? 

Another day, another hack. It seems like every time we turn on the news, we are hearing about another company that has been breached. How to remove the burden of detection, investigation and remediation from the in-house security teams? What about recovering a network and rebuilding trust after a breach – when is the time to turn to an expert? Join #CiscoChat on Wed, June 7th at 11AM PST to talk about alleviating the stress of dealing with the advanced threat landscape.

July 10, 2014

SECURITY

Securing Employee Device Freedom

As a business or technical leader, you know you need to protect your company in a rapidly evolving mobile ecosystem. However, threats are not always obvious. As malware and attacks become more sophisticated over time, business decision makers must work with technical decision makers to navigate security threats in a mobile world. I’m excited to […]

October 30, 2013

SECURITY

Your Device Is Wide Open on the Internet!

Stop-think-connect is not only for kids. Everyone, including nerds like me and network and security professionals, should pay more attention before connecting any device to the Internet. Routers...

December 12, 2012

SECURITY

Network Attacks: The Who, What, Where and Why

As security practitioners, we generally see three types of perpetrators with different motives: Financial Political General trouble-making Each of these attackers can display various levels of organizational structure: Individual Well-organized, persistent group Ad-hoc groups pursuing a common purpose Each one of these subsets has their own techniques and goals, but unfortunately, can strike anywhere at […]