Tag: Cisco

Cisco Claims They Can Cut Off Any Pirated Livestream In Real-time

Online streaming has become a booming business, even though there are plenty of copyright violations. Mainly sporting events are frequently livestreamed on the Internet through pirated means. Cisco, the security giant, claims that  they have what it takes to cut live pirated video streams. This will not affect uploaded video content, though, as that can be taken offline with relative ease already. Bringing An End To Pirated Live Streaming Sporting …
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Cisco Reveals Major Security Exploits to its Customers

Cisco, the networking giant has said that they are becoming victims of hackers using the leaked NSA tools from a while back. The tools were released in August by ShadowBrokers and were confirmed to be the real deal by the Equation Group; which was found to have very long standing ties to the NSA. This is the second public vulnerability since the data dump Cisco suffered at the hands of …
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The Shadow Brokers Release More Potent Exploits To The Public

The Shadow Brokers continue to make a name for themselves. Although their Bitcoin auction is not seeing much success, the group recently leaked some Cisco firewall exploits. After those security holes had been fixed, the exploits were quickly upgraded to attack more recent versions of ASA. It looks like this group means serious business after all. Cisco Software Remains Vulnerable To Attack So far, a lot of people strongly feel …
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Cisco Ransomware Tool Can Now Decrypt All Versions of TeslaCrypt

Albeit the Teslacrypt developers released the master decryption key on the Internet a few weeks ago, it has taken security firm Cisco quite some time to develop an anti ransomware tool. Now that their tool is ready, users can freely decrypt files infected by all four versions of TelsaCrypt. TeslaCrypt Is No Longer A Costly Threat Although the new decryption tool by Cisco will decrypt files held hostage by any …
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