Attackers have become more proficient at taking advantage of gaps in security to evade detection and conceal malicious activity, according to Cisco.
Critical company data is at risk in the UK as a result of organizations focusing their IT security policies and resources more on external threats, such as cybercriminals and hackers, and not enough on education and awareness of potential threats from within the business, according to Cisco.
As 2014 comes to a close, many of us are beginning to look ahead at the expected trends for the coming year.
"Technically advanced attackers often leave behind clue-based evidence of their activities, but uncovering them usually involves filtering through mountains of logs and telemetry.
In the fourth annual Cisco Global Cloud Index, Cisco forecasts continued strong growth of cloud traffic, cloud workloads and cloud storage with private cloud significantly larger than public cloud.
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