Cisco Visibility Casebooks: Saving You Time When You Need It Most

By Ben Greenbaum Time is critical when facing an incoming attack. Security analysts and incident responders must quickly detect, investigate, understand, and react quickly to limit any potential damage. They sift through threat

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Smoking Guns – Smoke Loader learned new tricks

By Talos Group Cisco Talos has been tracking a new version of Smoke Loader — a malicious application that can be used to load other malware — for the past several months following

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Scaling Visibility and Security within the Operational Technology (OT) Environment

By Jason Maynard Mid- to large-sized enterprises have for many years built the operational technology (OT) environment like an egg – a hard exterior protected by traditional security elements such as firewalls, IDS/IPS,

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Threat Roundup for June 22-29

By Talos Group Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we’ve observed between June 22 and June 29. As with previous round-ups, this post isn’t meant to be an

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Vulnerability Spotlight: VMWare Workstation DoS Vulnerability

By Talos Group Today, Talos is disclosing a vulnerability in VMWare Workstation that could result in Denial of Service. VMWare Workstation is a widely used virtualization platform designed to run alongside a

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Demystifying: Machine Learning in Endpoint Security

By Kelsey Brewer Deciding on a new endpoint security vendor is tough. From your very first search, you’ll get a lot of overused terms thrown at you – machine learning, artificial intelligence, next-generation

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Files Cannot Be Decrypted? Challenge Accepted. Talos Releases ThanatosDecryptor

By Talos Group This blog post was authored by Edmund Brumaghin, Earl Carter and Andrew Williams. Executive summary Cisco Talos has analyzed Thanatos, a ransomware variant that is being

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Secure Your Mobile Connections with New IP Blocking Feature

By Kalie Radsmikham When downloading an application from the App Store, do you actually check the logistics of it? For example, how is it connecting to the internet? Or an even more relatable

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Threat Roundup for June 16-22

By Talos Group Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we’ve observed between June 1 and June 15. As with previous round-ups, this post isn’t meant to be an

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Cisco PSIRT Notice About Public Exploitation of the Cisco ASA Web Services Denial of Service Vulnerability

By Omar Santos PSIRT is aware of public exploitation of the Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance Web Services Denial of Service Vulnerabilityidentified by Cisco bug ID CSCvi16029 and CVE ID CVE-2018-0296.

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