May 24, 2016


How Cisco Talos is Fighting the Good Fight

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It may surprise you to know that Cisco security researchers have been fighting quietly, for more than a decade, on your behalf to defeat cyber criminals. Cisco Talos, our security intelligence and response organization, is an elite group of security experts focused on protecting you and your organizations from threats. Their tireless pursuit of attackers has […]

January 20, 2016


The Value of Collaboration in Weakening Attackers

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Today’s attackers deploy complex and clever threats that are difficult to combat with just one method of defense. In some cases, defenders must go beyond tools for detecting attacks and devise a different approach for obstructing our adversaries’ ability to operate. As detailed in the Cisco 2016 Annual Security Report...

April 9, 2015


Threat Spotlight: SSHPsychos

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This post was authored by Nick Biasini, Matt Olney, & Craig Williams   Introduction Talos has been monitoring a persistent threat for quite some time, a group we refer to as SSHPsychos or Group 93. This group is well known for creating significant amounts of scanning traffic across the Internet. Although our research efforts help […]