Cisco EMEAR Networkhttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/rss/Recent AnnouncementsFri, 14 Dec 2018 08:06:39 -0800Cisco joins forces with the Police to help make the UK the safest place in the world to be onlinehttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9882To mark the first anniversary of its digital skills manifesto in the UK, Cisco today announced that it is partnering with UK police forces to help provide cybersecurity training for officers across the nation. 2018-11-29http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9882/ European Cybersecurity Month 2018 - Week Four blog rounduphttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9731It’s the fourth and final week of European Cyber Security Awareness Month 2018. Here’s our final roundup of recent security posts to close off the month.2018-10-26http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9731/ European Cybersecurity Month 2018 - Week Three blog rounduphttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9695With week three of European Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2018 drawing to a close, here’s another roundup of some of our recent security-related blogs and announcements.2018-10-19http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9695/ NHS Digital protects patient data with Cisco and Computacenterhttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9685From patient data to time-critical communications. Lives depend on reliable information sharing in the NHS. With global cyber threats evolving daily, NHS Digital has selected Cisco and Computacenter to help secure the network that provides connectivity for health and social care services across the UK.2018-10-17http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9685/ Disruption on High: Managing Cyber Risk in a Multicloud Worldhttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9671Digital transformation is happening and with it comes the pain of disruption. For many organizations around the world, it looks like this: your workforce is increasingly mobile, employees are using a variety of devices to access your network, and utilizing potentially an unknown amount of cloud services and applications. In addition to your workforce and IT systems changing, the solutions deployed in your environment are also changing how you interact with your customers. As you digitize, you are likely developing your own software, applications and analytics in order to function efficiently in a modern, multicloud environment. This is the new normal. According to IDC, 85% of cloud adopters are using multiple types of cloud deployments. What started out as a way to save money, has now become a strategic initiative for transforming businesses and enhancing experiences for both employees and customers.2018-10-15http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9671/ Cisco Security prominent at NIAS, NATO’s largest cyber security conference, 16th-18th Octoberhttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9656Come and meet Cisco on NIAS stand G2 at Mons Expo, Mons, Belgium, October 16th-18th, to see live demos and learn about Cisco's security products and solutions.2018-10-12http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9656/ European Cybersecurity Month 2018 - Week Two blog rounduphttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9658As we come to the end of the second week of European Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2018, here’s another look back at a some of Cisco’s recent security-related blogs.2018-10-12http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9658/ European Cybersecurity Month 2018 - Week One blog rounduphttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9632As we enter the second week of European Cybersecurity Month 2018, we thought we’d share a roundup of ‘must reads’ that offer useful advice to help to shape your cybersecurity strategy.2018-10-08http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9632/ Cisco Named a Leader in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Network Firewallshttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9702The network is the foundation of robust security, and the critical network security element is the firewall. For that reason, Cisco has been committed to delivering a next-generation firewall that can stop threats at the edge and focuses on security efficacy. Those efforts are paying off in substantial momentum, and market observers are taking note.2018-10-08http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9702/ Cisco helps to shape European cybersecurity strategies at CYBERSEC Forum in Polandhttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9626How can Europe achieve true cyberautonomy? What is the role of cyber trust in the value chain? Should the public sector intervene in securing IoT and critical infrastructure? These and other topics will be the focus of the 4th CYBERSEC conference, taking place on 8th and 9th October in Krakow, Poland, at which Cisco will be a strategic partner. 2018-10-05http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9626/ Cisco kicks off European Cyber Security Awareness Month with a handy microsite of tips for staying safe onlinehttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9603To mark the start of European Cyber Security Month, Cisco has launched a microsite with handy tips to help you stay safe online.2018-10-01http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9603/ Oman Data Park Partners with Cisco for Managed Security Serviceshttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9444Following the Successful Launch of Duqm Data Center, Oman Data Park Partners with Cisco for Managed Security Services2018-08-12http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9444/ BBVA builds the bank of the future with Ciscohttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9500For years, multinational bank BBVA has been driving a massive digital transformation to ensure its customers always get the best banking experience. BBVA embarked on a strategic partnership with Cisco to accelerate innovation and drive results.2018-07-13http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/9500/ Cisco Security Solutions Support Invest Bank’s Digital Transformationhttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8965Comprehensive cybersecurity framework improves Invest Bank’s IT agility, reduces average response time from 10 days to 2-3 hours2018-05-30http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8965/ Cisco, SESIAD, Red.es and INCIBE foster the digital education and reskilling of citizens and professionalshttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8967The Secretary of State for the Information Society and the Digital Agenda (SESIAD), the public business entity Red.es, the National Cybersecurity Institute of Spain (INCIBE) and Cisco has signed today a collaboration framework agreement to foster Spain’s national digital strategy.2018-05-28http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8967/ Hello, GDPR Enforcementhttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8947It’s here. The much anticipated, oft-discussed, enforcement date of May 25 for the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has arrived. 2018-05-23http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8947/ Go inside Cisco's security teamhttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8684Cisco's Talos security team constantly keeps up with the latest security threats and cyberattacks. Meet two of the leaders.2018-02-22http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8684/ Cisco 2018 Annual Cybersecurity Report Reveals Security Leaders Rely on and Invest in Automation, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to Defend Against Threatshttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8677Malware sophistication is increasing as adversaries begin to weaponize cloud services and evade detection through encryption, used as a tool to conceal command-and-control activity. To reduce adversaries’ time to operate, security professionals said they will increasingly leverage and spend more on tools that use AI and machine learning, reported in the 11th Cisco® 2018 Annual Cybersecurity Report (ACR).  2018-02-21http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8677/ Felix Platter Hospital Implements Cisco Intent-Based Networking as the Foundation for Digital Healthcarehttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8506Felix Platter Hospital in Basel, Switzerland, is deploying Cisco® Intent-Based Networking to create the foundation for the hospital’s digital operation. 2018-01-08http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8506/ Threat Spotlight: Bad Rabbit - Cisco Talos statement and bloghttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8180Talos has observed a new advanced ransomware worm with similarities to Nyetya (aka Not-Petya), found mainly targeting Eastern Europe and Russia. From what we have seen so far, the user needs to download, and manually execute a dropper purporting to be a Flash Player update from legitimate compromised websites.2017-10-25http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8180/ What security and your kitchen have in commonhttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8134Think for a moment about the way you buy your appliances and gadgets. Just like in your kitchen, having too many security products creates challenges of its own. It is not only an operational nightmare; it is also a potential vulnerability. WannaCry is a great example of how hackers can take advantage of unpatched systems. 2017-10-23http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8134/ #CyberSecMonth: Innovating while protecting datahttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8136On May 25, 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will be enforced, becoming directly applicable in all EU Member States. Creating a security and privacy-aware culture will very much depend on our ability as organizations and as society to educate about the risks and benefits of handling personal data.2017-10-18http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8136/ 'BYOD’ shouldn’t mean ‘Bring Your Own Disaster’ – 7 Cybersecurity Tips Employees Should Take at Homehttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8111Breaches can cause devastating financial and reputation impact and humans may be the easiest way in. Criminals target people because we trust too easily. Hackers can infect employees’ personal and work devices with malware or other threats to launch attacks on corporate networks.2017-10-16http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8111/ 3 easy steps to comply with General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8104GDPR will come into full force in seven short months for all businesses holding data on EU citizens. Companies need to know who's there, don't let hackers in and get everyone on board.2017-10-09http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8104/ What’s more profitable than ransomware? http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8095Ransomware has been all over the news, but business email compromises are 75% more profitable. Fraudsters stole US$5.3 billion through BEC between October 2013 and December 2016, an average of US$ 4.7 million a day. In comparison, ransomware made about US$ 2.7 million a day in 2016. 2017-10-04http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8095/ Cisco and the University of South Wales Partner to Develop Cyber Security Talent with National Cyber Security Academy http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8039Cisco announces its collaboration with the National Cyber Security Academy (NCSA), a joint initiative between the University of South Wales (USW) and the Welsh Government to help develop the next generation of cyber security professionals. 2017-09-18http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/8039/ Threats with Escalating Impact: Announcing the Cisco 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Reporthttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7952It’s time again for our Midyear Cybersecurity Report (MCR), which offers updates on the security research and insights revealed in the recent Annual Cybersecurity Report 2017-07-20http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7952/ Cisco 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report predicts new “Destruction of Service” attacks; scale and impact of threats growhttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7880Key industries need to improve security posture as IT and operational technology converge2017-07-20http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7880/ Cisco 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report Predicts New “Destruction of Service” Attacks; Scale and Impact of Threats Growhttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7951Key industries need to improve security posture as information technology and operational technology converge 2017-07-20http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7951/ Detecting threats in encrypted traffichttp://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7797Combined with the advanced security analytics of Cisco Stealthwatch, this innovative functionality -Encrypted Traffic Analytics- is available on the new Catalyst 9000 switches and Cisco 4000 Series Integrated Services Routers2017-07-05http://emear.thecisconetwork.com/site/content/lang/en/id/7797/