Sign up for a Cisco Talos Account to get the Oinkcode (API key) to join the Cisco Talos community at

  1. Create an account – feel free to sign up for whatever Snort mailing lists you want to as well
  2. You’ll get a confirmation email to activate your account – check you SPAM filter
  3. Click confirm my account, this will confirm your account and take you to the login page
  4. Once logged in, clock your email address, this will take you to your account settings
  5. Navigate to OinkCode – that is your API Key
  6. Copy it to the clipboard and then navigate to the Perch App at and login
  7. In the Perch application, from the main menu, navigate to Intelligence -> Communities
  8. Join the Talos Community by clicking Join additional communities and selecting Cisco Talos
  9. When you click join, paste your OinkCode in the API key section and click confirm
  10. Select the feeds you want (We always click “Select All) and click confirm
  11. You will now see Cisco Talos as a joined community, click Confirm one more time
  12. You will now see Cisco Talos as a joined community