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Malware or Maleficent: How well do you know your villains?

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 15:14:13 +0000

Every good story needs a villain — and the world of network security has plenty of them. We’ve got a fun new diversion for you for when you need a break from fighting the bad guys. Test your malware IQ (and your knowledge of fairy tales) by taking our quiz, Malware or Maleficent? It’s quick […]

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You Know, for Science

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 17:13:02 +0000

In December 2016, Cisco Umbrella released a new security category called “Newly Seen Domains”.  This category identifies domains that have been queried for the first time by customers of Cisco Umbrella. The Security Research team has been developing new classifiers that can make malicious convictions on these newly seen domains. We’ve also been engaging in […]

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50% Women Speakers at BSidesNYC

Fri, 02 Feb 2018 15:02:28 +0000

At BSidesNYC we wanted to offer a more inclusive environment for our attendees so we decided a good first step was to set a goal that 50% of our speakers be women. We didn’t make it – but we tried. In this post, I hope to share with you what we did so that maybe your […]

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The Weather Report: Exploit Kit Tracker, Detecting ZBot, and New Phishing Techniques

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 15:13:46 +0000

In our latest Cisco Umbrella Security Weather Report, we share Exploit Kit Tracker, how to detect ZBot using SSL Traffic, and the latest phishing techniques!

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Protecting ICOs and cryptocurrency users

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 11:58:31 +0000

A whole new world of ICO Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are disrupting not just the currencies market. A newly observed trend of Internet Coin Offerings (ICOs) is changing the way VCs work with startups.  A recent Coindesk report states that the Bancor ICO set a record by raising $153 million in Ether from approximately 10,885 buyers. According to Coinschedule, […]

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