Cisco: Malware and encrypted traffic will challenge federal agencies
Hackers will continue to give U.S. government agencies headaches in the coming months thanks to an evolving malware market and their use of encryption to evade detection, Cisco said in a new report.
Nation-state hackers hit Cisco switches
Hackers, some of them backed by a nation-state, have attacked Cisco switches in multiple countries, the tech giant’s cyber-threat intelligence division has revealed. Some of these attacks “are believed to be associated with nation-state actors, such as those described” in a recent Department of Homeland Security report that said Russian government hackers were targeting multiple U.S. industries, Cisco said.
Cisco investigation reveals ASA vulnerability is worse than originally thought
The second look revealed additional attack vectors and raised the ire of IT staffs everywhere.
Apple, Cisco team up with cyber insurers for policy discounts
The two tech giants will be partnering with Allianz SE and Aon Plc to give companies a full suite of options to organizations better manage and protect themselves from cyber risk.
Cisco patches a perfect 10.0 'critical' flaw in its popular security appliance
The company says two popular enterprise products have vulnerabilities that could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to execute code or cause a system reload.
Tech Brief: Leveraging your network to fortify cybersecurity
Using sensor-aware servers, switches, routers and devices not only supports a holistic cybersecurity strategy, but also lowers costs and improves performance.