threat intelligence

June 16, 2020

SECURITY

World, Meet Cisco Secure

Cisco Secure offers business and security architecture collaboration, freeing your workforce to focus valuable time and energy on objectives that really matter. Empowering you to focus more on opportunities.

May 28, 2020

SECURITY

Remote work and the threat landscape

This month, we decided to take a look at some of the trends we’ve seen in a shifting threat landscape, including attackers who are adapting their techniques to take advantage of new opportunities. When you understand what they’re doing, it’s easier to mount a better defense against new trends in the threat landscape. 

March 14, 2019

SECURITY

Your money or your life: Digital extortion scams

An insidious targeted phishing scam is growing in popularity: scammers leveraging threats against your reputation, your relationships, or even your life. Witness the transition from carrot to stick.

March 4, 2019

SECURITY

Top of Mind for RSA Conference 2019

With so many ways to experience RSAC and 5 days to take it in, you may be wondering what is top of mind so that you won’t miss a beat. 

January 14, 2019

SECURITY

SMB and the return of the worm

Watch the threat landscape long enough, and you’ll see that some things are cyclical. Threat types and attack methods fall in and out of fashion. As the use of one...

December 11, 2018

SECURITY

Cryptomining: A sheep or a wolf?

One of, if not the, most prominent motivators for threat actors is money. Whether it’s botnet owners renting out their services for DDoS attacks, tech support scammers cold-calling people to...

June 6, 2018

THREAT RESEARCH

VPNFilter Update – VPNFilter exploits endpoints, targets new devices

Cisco Talos has discovered additional details regarding "VPNFilter," which is targeting more makes/models of devices than initially thought, and has additional capabilities to deliver exploits to endpoints.