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4/22/2014

Cisco Launches Managed Threat Defense Service

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Cisco Launches Managed Threat Defense Service

4/22/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 22, 2014 – In today’s world of cloud, mobile, social and the Internet of Everything, customers face new security challenges as they work to protect their most important asset – data. Cisco today announced Managed Threat Defense, a managed security... Continue Reading

Tags: Security

 
4/8/2014

NSS Labs Ranks Cisco Advanced Malware Protection Among Top Breach Detection Systems

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NSS Labs Ranks Cisco Advanced Malware Protection Among Top Breach Detection Systems

4/8/2014

San Jose, Calif., Apr. 8, 2014 – Cisco today announced that its Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) , originally developed by Sourcefire®, was ranked among the top solutions in NSS Labs’ latest Security Value Map (SVM) for Breach Detection Systems (BDS), earning a... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Christopher Young

 
3/24/2014

Cisco Builds ‘Invisible' Network in Rijksmuseum

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Cisco Builds ‘Invisible' Network in Rijksmuseum

3/24/2014

Amsterdam, Netherlands, March 24, 2014 – Cisco has created a wireless network in the Rijksmuseum for both visitors and staff. This network plays a crucial role in the experience of the visitors, who are offered detailed information online which they can view on their own mobile devices.... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Core Networks, Information Technology, Next Gen IT

 
2/26/2014

Media Alert: Cisco's Christopher Young and Padmasree Warrior to Deliver ‘New Security Model' Keynote at RSA Conference

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Media Alert: Cisco's Christopher Young and Padmasree Warrior to Deliver ‘New Security Model' Keynote at RSA Conference

2/26/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Feb. 26, 2014 – The pace of change in technology is accelerating and security is no different, with attackers innovating faster than the industry. On Feb. 27, 2014, at RSA Conference, Cisco’s Christopher Young, senior vice president, Security Business Group,... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Padmasree Warrior, Christopher Young, Executive Leadership, Senior Leadership, Events

 
2/25/2014

Cisco Adds Advanced Malware Protection to Web and Email Security Appliances and Cloud Web Security

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Cisco Adds Advanced Malware Protection to Web and Email Security Appliances and Cloud Web Security

2/25/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Feb. 25, 2014 – Cisco today announced that it has added its Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) , originally developed by Sourcefire, into its Content Security Portfolio of products, including Web and Email Security Appliances and Cloud Web Security Service.... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Christopher Young

 
2/25/2014

Cisco Security Introduces Open Source Application Detection and Control

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Cisco Security Introduces Open Source Application Detection and Control

2/25/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Feb. 25, 2014 – Harnessing the power of open source and community, Cisco today announced that the company is delivering the ability to create and integrate new open source application identification capabilities into its Snort [i] engine through the release... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Network Security, Christopher Young

 
2/20/2014

Social Broadcast - Live from RSA 2014

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Social Broadcast - Live from RSA 2014

2/20/2014

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Tags: Security, Talk2Cisco, Christopher Young, John Stewart

 
2/17/2014

Tackling Mobile Security Risks for Government

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Tackling Mobile Security Risks for Government

2/17/2014

Written By: Pat Finn "Cyber threats. Security breaches. Hacking. " As mobility becomes more pervasive, these words have become engrained in our work/life culture. The issue of cyber crime has earned national news headlines as governments across the globe grapple with how to build... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Mobility, FOCUS, Mobility Focus

 
2/11/2014

Cisco CCNA Security Approved as Department of Defense 8570.01-M Certification

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Cisco CCNA Security Approved as Department of Defense 8570.01-M Certification

2/11/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 11, 2014 – Underscoring its commitment to excellence in education and certifications, Cisco today announced that its industry leading CCNA ® Security Certification has been approved as a Department of Defense (DoD) 8570.01-M Certification. Key Facts:... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Network Security, Education

 
1/21/2014

Cisco Evolves Security Education Portfolio to Address Talent Gaps with Updates to CCNP Security and Introduction of Cybersecurity Specialist

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Cisco Evolves Security Education Portfolio to Address Talent Gaps with Updates to CCNP Security and Introduction of Cybersecurity Specialist

1/21/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 21, 2014 – To meet the increasing challenges of securing enterprise networks evolving in size, scope and complexity, Cisco today announced a major revision of the CCNP Security Certification, the introduction of a new Cybersecurity Specialist Certification and... Continue Reading

Tags: Security

 
1/21/2014

Lock Down: Our Top 6 Security Takeaways

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Lock Down: Our Top 6 Security Takeaways

1/21/2014

If you’re reading this right now, you’re on the internet. You appreciate the ability to work, surf and shop on the world wide web without having your information exploited, and you think you know the basics: use secure sites, don’t store your credit card information, and... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Security Focus

 
1/21/2014

Cyber Security: Test your Knowledge

By Kirsten Chiala
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Cyber Security: Test your Knowledge

1/21/2014
By Kirsten Chiala

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Tags: Security, FOCUS, Kirsten Chiala, Security Focus

 
1/21/2014

Securing the Internet of Things… and Everything

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Securing the Internet of Things… and Everything

1/21/2014

Media buzz from the recent Computer Electronics Show (CES), leaves no doubt that the era of the Internet of Things (IoT), smart, networked devices, is here and growing at an exponential pace. Wearable devices like fit bands are becoming commonplace. Smart phone applications have become essential... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Christopher Young, Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Security Focus

 
1/16/2014

Cisco Annual Security Report Documents Unprecedented Growth of Advanced Attacks and Malicious Traffic

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Cisco Annual Security Report Documents Unprecedented Growth of Advanced Attacks and Malicious Traffic

1/16/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif., – Jan. 16, 2014 – The Cisco 2014 Annual Security Report , released today, reveals that threats designed to take advantage of users’ trust in systems, applications and personal networks have reached startling levels. According to the report, a worldwide... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, John Stewart

 
1/15/2014

Social Broadcast with Cisco Security Leaders

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Social Broadcast with Cisco Security Leaders

1/15/2014

Related Links Security Page Security Blog . Press Release: Cisco 2014 Annual Security Report  Download Cisco 2014 Security Report... Continue Reading

Tags: Security

 
1/6/2014

What Might it Take to Be a Chief Security Officer in 2014?

By Jason Deign
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What Might it Take to Be a Chief Security Officer in 2014?

1/6/2014
By Jason Deign

Thinking of hiring someone new to oversee your IT security? Then here's a word of warning: don't bother digging out the job description you used for your last chief security officer ( CSO ) or chief information security officer ( CISO ) recruitment ad. Information security has always been a... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Jason Deign

 
12/3/2013

Cisco Announces Upcoming Events with the Financial Community

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Cisco Announces Upcoming Events with the Financial Community

12/3/2013

SAN JOSE, Calif, --- December 3, 2013 --- Cisco today announced that it will participate in the following events with the financial community during the month of December. The events will be webcast.  Interested parties can view these events on Cisco's Investor Relations website at... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, Security, Christopher Young