Cisco joins with INTERPOL in fighting cybercrime

Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO), the worldwide technology leader, and INTERPOL, the world´s largest international police organization, have announced an agreement to share threat intelligence as the first step in jointly fighting cybercrime, the companies said.

Headed by INTERPOL´s global cybercrime center, the INTERPOL Global Complex for Innovation (IGCI) in Singapore, the alliance will see the two organizations develop a coordinated and focused approach to data sharing. This not only will allow for quick threat detection around the world, but also pave the way for potential future collaboration on training and knowledge sharing.

Cisco is the worldwide technology leader that has been making the Internet work since 1984.

INTERPOL is the world´s largest international police organization, with 192 member countries.