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Cisco Firepower and Cisco Talos

Cisco Firepower and Cisco Talos

A brief overview of the features and benefits of Cisco's security solutions for schools

Cisco is a global leader in network and cybersecurity solutions that help schools and colleges protect their networks, devices, data, and users from cyber threats. Cisco has been a member of the Internet Watch Foundation since October 2010.

Cisco Firepower & Cisco Talos

Cisco Firepower is a next-generation firewall (NGFW) that provides comprehensive network security.

Cisco Talos is one of the largest and most trusted threat intelligence teams in the world. Cisco Talos collects and analyzes data from millions of sensors, sources, and partners to provide timely and actionable threat intelligence and protection.


Cisco Firepower can block or allow access to websites and applications based on categories, reputation, or custom rules. Cisco Firepower can also inspect encrypted traffic and detect malware, ransomware, phishing, and other threats. Cisco Talos provides schools and colleges with up-to-date and accurate information on the latest threats, vulnerabilities, and trends affecting the online safety of children and young people. Cisco Talos also provides schools and colleges with dynamic and adaptive security updates and signatures that can be deployed to Cisco Firepower to block or mitigate threats.

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