As dynamic as the modern threat landscape is, there are some cnostants.
Adversaries are committed to continually refining or developing new techniques that can evade detection and hide malicious activity. Meanwhile, the defenders—namely, security teams—must constantly improve their approach to protecting the organization and users from these increasingly sophisticated campaigns.
Caught in the middle are the users. But now, it appears they not only are the targets, but also the complicit enablers of attacks. The Cisco 2015 Annual Security Report, which presents the research, insights, and perspectives provided by Cisco Security Research and other security experts within Cisco, explores the ongoing race between attackers and defenders, and how users are becoming ever-weaker links in the security chain.
This report is divided into 4 important areas of discussion, download now to find out more.