Dear Boaz Aviani,
This newsletter has the latest information on products and tools to help you address your network security concerns and effectively secure your borderless networks. This month, learn about the Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Solution and new security management partnerships. You’ll also find recent product updates, as well as practical information to help you improve your security.
| Top Story |
|New AnyConnect Secure Mobility Solution |
The Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility solution combines Cisco industry-leading web security and next-generation remote access technology for a comprehensive and secure enterprise mobility solution. Help your mobile workers easily and securely access the applications and information they need to do their jobs via their mobile devices of choice, including laptops and handhelds. The Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility solution helps your organization easily manage the security risks of borderless networks.
| Threat Watch |
Newly Posted Cisco Event Responses
Find related summary information, threat analysis, and Cisco mitigation techniques for security events that have the potential for widespread impact on your network.
Microsoft Security Bulletin Release for April 2010
Semiannual Cisco IOS Software Security Advisory Bundled Publication
Exploring a Java Bot: Part 4
One of the Cisco Security Intelligence Operations (SIO) Research Team’s labs is dedicated to running malicious software to ensure that Cisco security products work against real-world threats. Recently, SIO senior engineer Craig Williams tracked down a sample Java bot, a generic bot written in Java that someone could use to create their own botnet. In the final installment of a series of blog posts, Williams explores two innovative features in this bot.
Read the Blog Post
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Cisco SIO To Go iPhone Application, Version 3
Powered by Cisco Security Intelligence Operations group, the Cisco SIO To Go iPhone app boosts your ability to respond to threats to your network and users. Get customized threat alerts, new security signatures, mitigation bulletins, and other information you need immediately delivered in real time to your iPhone. You can also set specific alerts for your Cisco security products and share alerts via SMS, email, Twitter, and other social networks.
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|Product News |
Cisco Honored with 2010 SC Magazine Readers Trust Awards
SC Magazine Awards honor the innovative companies and products that help protect against today’s security threats. This year, the Cisco IronPort S-Series was voted best web filtering solution, the Cisco IronPort Email Security Appliance was voted best messaging security solution, and Cisco Intrusion Prevention System was voted best IDS/IPS solution. Read more about each of these below from SC Magazine.
Web Filtering Award
Messaging Security Solution Award
New Security Management Partnerships
Cisco has announced partnerships with leading security management vendors to offer you a choice of systems that address specific use cases, such as log management and compliance reporting. These partnerships help you find security management solutions that optimize your Cisco security deployments while meeting business objectives.
Optimizing Security Investments
The Cisco Network Optimization Service combines network assessments, network support, and network learning in a tightly integrated, comprehensive subscription package. The service encompasses security, wireless, routing, and switching infrastructures. Ongoing security assessments, strategy reviews, and design support help you to strengthen your security architecture to better align your network with business goals.
Cisco IronPort Training Classes
Cisco IronPort offers a catalog of e-learning, instructor-led, and virtual classroom courses to provide you the training necessary to install, configure, and administer Cisco IronPort products.
Technical Assistance Center (TAC) Security Podcasts
Gain in-depth knowledge of Cisco security products and features and gather troubleshooting tips and tricks directly from Cisco experts from the Technical Assistance Center who work with the products daily. Show notes are included with each episode.
Listen to the Podcasts
| Improve Your Security |
Borderless Networks: Innovation Is Everywhere
Learn how Cisco is building on Borderless Networks with innovations in hardware, software, and services.
Talk2Cisco Broadcast: Securing the Network
At the recent RSA Security Conference, Cisco VP and General Manager of the Security Technology Business Unit, Tom Gillis, along with Director of Cloud and Virtualization Solutions, Chris Hoff, discuss the new direction for Cisco security solutions in light of the recent Cisco Secure Borderless Networks announcement.
View the Broadcast
Cisco TrustSec Solution Overview
Read about the capabilities, architecture, and components of the newly expanded Cisco TrustSec solution. Learn how Cisco TrustSec can help simplify your policy and access control management, enable secure collaboration, and protect your borderless networks.
Read the White Paper
Cisco TrustSec Architecture Expands to Incorporate 802.1X and NAC
Hear networking expert Nick Lippis talk with Steven Song from Cisco about the importance of the newly expanded Cisco TrustSec solution for IT business leaders. By organizing and simplifying authentication and policy schemas, Cisco TrustSec helps administrators configure and maintain identity-based access to IT resources as they identify and apply policies based on user roles in the organization.
Listen to the Podcast
IBNS Phased Implementation Configuration Guide
Find configuration guidance for a phased Identity Based Networking Services (IBNS) deployment, starting with the Open Mode, Low Impact to High Security Modes.
Read the Guide
IBNS: Cisco Integrated Local Web Authentication Deployment and Configuration Guide
Learn how to design and configure Integrated Local Web Authentication using Cisco Catalyst switches, Cisco Wireless LAN Controllers, Cisco NAC Guest Server 2.0.2, and Cisco ACS 5.1. This guide helps you extend the Basic Web Authentication solution to include centralized and customized web pages, sponsored guest access, centralized policy management and accounting, and unified wired and wireless Web Authentication.
Read the Guide
| Mark Your Calendars || |
Cisco—SANS Joint Webinar: Cisco TrustSec Technical Overview, April 27, 2010
Join this webinar to learn the inner works of Cisco TrustSec and how to make full use of its policy, identity, and security capabilities.
Interop, Las Vegas, April 25–29, 2010
Visit Cisco at Booth #1719 to and hear speakers highlight Cisco’s architectural approach addressing collaboration, virtualization and borderless networks.
Infosecurity Europe, London, April 27–29, 2010http://emessages.cisco.com/Key=113037.G4x.3.Cj.LY9jcT
Cisco joins other international solution providers to showcase technologies and deliver practical, professional, and technical expertise enabling you to solve your information security business challenges.
Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2010, Washington DC, June 21-23, 2010
Cisco and ScanSafe join an industry staple event to provide information on breaking trends, best practices, and the latest technologies.
Cisco Live 2010, Las Vegas, June 27–July 1, 2010
Register now for Cisco Live 2010, the industry’s premier education and training event for IT, networking, and communications professionals.
Interop New York 2010, October 18-22, 2010
Interop brings together industry leaders to discuss and respond to current issues and market challenges as well as discuss their views of the future of the industry.
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