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How to Stay Ahead of the Next Operational Technology Threat

March 05, 2019 / Sean Michael Kerner

The daily deluge of negative security headlines and data breaches isn't the whole story when it comes to modern cyber-security, according to Cisco.In a keynote at the RSA Conference here, Cisco executives outlined some key successes against recent threats and detailed a strategy for bridging the gap between information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) systems. In an exclusive interview ahead of the keynote, Matt Watchinski, vice president of Cisco's Talos Threat Intelligence unit, and Liz Centoni, senior vice president and general manager of IoT at Cisco, provided the inside story on what's really behind the headlines of data security today."We often don't talk about successes, but they are there and we can learn from them," Watchinski told eWEEK.