Cisco Annual Security Report (CASR)

Paying the Price for Gaps Between Defenders' Intent and Action: Despite advances by the security industry, criminals continue to break through security defenses. And attackers now realize that bigger and bolder attacks are not always better. New threat intelligence and trend analyses reveal how attackers take advantage of the gaps between the defenders' intent and action. Such lapses leave attackers free to conceal malicious activity, evade detection, and accomplish their mission.

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Minimizing the threat landscape through integration of Software Asset Management and Security

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As companies evolve and grow, the cost and complexity of their software assets increases in lockstep. In 2014, software licenses and maintenance costs were approximately 21 percent of companies’ information technology (IT) budgets.1 Spending on enterprise software is expected to increase 5.5 percent in 2015, compared with the previous year and then increase 6.8 percent in 2016.

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Are Innocent Insiders Taking Away Your Data?

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Data locked in your data centers through physical and IT security measures may look secure. But, how was this data created? Every bit of data residing in your data centers comes from users' endpoints, where they work on it. In the process of creating data, the user may have transferred/shared the file for internal approvals, information sharing, and more, using applications like emails, Instant Messengers, and FTP. Periodically, sensitive data is retrieved from the data center for use by users - albeit with the required identity-based access controls - to be referred to, work upon, update or simply share with other colleagues.

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Split to Secure: New Data Theft Prevention Techniques

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Data thieves are directing attacks at user credentials like never before. Over 50 million passwords have been stolen in large smash-and-grab, server-side attacks this year alone, affecting millions of consumers and their online accounts. Organizations continue to struggle with how to prevent these attacks and minimize the impact of data breaches on both their customers and their brand.

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Data Security Strategies for Next Generation Data Warehouses

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Organizations are increasingly relying on data warehouses to provide the business critical reporting and analysis needed to empower business decisions and drive results. Data warehouses store current, as well as historical data, to satisfy business queries of all kinds. However, as the number of data warehouses storing sensitive data increases, we’ve also seen a rise in the number of attacks on those data warehouses.

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Players change, But the BYO-X game remains the same

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Global enterprises today have evolved to embrace Flexibility and Productivity as success mantra. BYOX model is synonymous with ''power to workforce''. Besides, the enterprises see the model as a great tool to harness intelligence of personal smart devices. BYOX support, equips the users to work with the X of their choice, where X can be a Device, Software, Application, Service or Toolkit.

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Hearts Continue to Bleed: Heartbleed One Year Later

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It was recently found that most Global 2000 organisations have failed to completely remediate Heartbleed. This leaves these organisations vulnerable to cyberattacks, future brand damage, and intellectual property loss.

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