A regularly updated directory of press releases related to cyber security.

SAN JOSE, Calif., June 5, 2018 – SKBroadband, a leading cable operator in Korea (CEO: Lee Hyunghee) announced that it has succeeded in implementing DOCSIS 3.1 broadband technology to enhance its cable infrastructure to offer high-quality video, high-speed data and OTT services. DOCSIS 3.1 is the next-generation hybrid fiber coax (HFC) standard that improves  frequency efficiency and greatly…

SAN JOSE, Calif. – May 1, 2018 – Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) announced today its intent to acquire Accompany, a privately held company based in Los Altos, Calif. The company provides an AI-driven relationship intelligence platform for finding new prospects, navigating the selling process, and strengthening relationships. Accompany Founder and CEO Amy Chang will join Cisco as senior vice…

San Francisco, Calif. RSA Conference 2018, April 16, 2018— Employees remain an organization’s greatest asset however they can be a risk when it comes to cybersecurity. Attackers are crafting highly targeted, fraudulent emails that look legitimate and use them to deliver malware to unsuspecting users. When successful, it costs the majority of companies $500K or more…

LONDON, UK – April 5, 2018 – Cisco and Colt Technology Services announced today that they have successfully achieved a key milestone in upgrading Colt’s pan-European, U.S. and Asian packet network. This lays the foundation for the Colt IQ Network to deliver further differentiated, high-bandwidth connectivity solutions. Cisco and Colt revealed in December 2016 that they…

SAN JOSE, Calif. – March 28, 2018 – Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today announced that Gerri Elliott has been named executive vice president and chief sales and marketing officer, and Maria Martinez will serve as the company’s executive vice president and chief customer experience officer. Elliott and Martinez will join Cisco’s executive leadership team and serve…

San Jose, CA, March 8, 2018 — The constant need for more bandwidth is driving innovation in networking platforms, providing more value through increased flexibility, scale and automation. Network operators are rapidly adopting automation features using the Cisco® Network Convergence System (NCS) 1000 Series, with more than 4 petabits per second (Pbps) of capacity already deployed globally across mission-critical applications. Automated capabilities for model-based provisioning…

SAN JOSE, Calif. – February 21, 2018 —Malware 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,…

SAN JOSE, Calif. – February 16, 2018 — Cisco today is helping address the challenges of Managed Security Service Providers (MSSP) and their customers by offering MSSPs comprehensive security, visibility, and control of customer endpoints without added hardware or complexity. The Cisco endpoint security portfolio includes three industry-leading solutions—Cisco AMP for Endpoints, Cisco Umbrella, and…

JANUARY 31, 2018 Kubernetes-based Turnkey Software Platform Provides Consistent Deployment and Management for Containerized Applications Across Private and Public Cloud Environments BARCELONA, Spain – January 31, 2018 – Cisco today announced the Cisco® Container Platform, a turnkey, open, and production-grade software container platform to address customers’ growing need to have applications seamlessly run the same way…

JANUARY 30, 2018 Mathematical modeling and contextual insights represent the next major advancement in intent-based networking revolution Waves of software innovation fuel evolution of networking portfolio toward subscription-led model Cisco delivers an industry leading end-to-end intent-based networking portfolio, which spans the data center, campus, branch and edge BARCELONA—Cisco today announced powerful assurance innovations across its…