Employees, customers, partners, and shareholders have a responsibility to promptly speak up about any issues or concerns they believe, in good faith, may constitute a violation of the Code of Business Conduct or any other Cisco policy.
The Cisco Ethics Webform is an ethics and business conduct reporting tool provided by The Network, a third-party vendor. The Ethics Webform is a way to submit your ethics case directly to the appropriate Cisco management who will promptly address the matter. Individuals have the option to remain anonymous when reporting concerns.
Report Ethics Case - Non Employees
Please note if you are an internal Cisco employee we encourage the use of our internal webform, hosted by and monitored by Cisco directly. The advantage of using this tool, as opposed to our third-party provider, is that we have the ability to communicate with anonymous complainants without the need for them to reveal their identity at any point.
Report Ethics Case- For Employees
The Cisco EthicsLine is an ethics and business conduct reporting tool provided by The Network, a third-party vendor. The EthicsLine is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Your issue will be documented by a highly trained interview specialist and disseminated to appropriate Cisco management who will promptly address the matter. Interpreters are available to assist with the interview if deemed necessary by the caller. Callers have the option to remain anonymous when reporting concerns, although some countries do not allow such concerns to be reported anonymously. Details of these restrictions are provided in the country-specific dialing instructions where they apply.
The Cisco EthicsLine is for reporting alleged illegal or unethical behavior only.
Should you have a technical or customer service related concern, please visit the following websites for assistance:
Customer Service Issues
Reverse Charge Dialing Instructions
If your country is not listed, follow these instructions to reach the EthicsLine:
- Dial your local telephone operator and say that you would like to place a reverse charge call to the following number in the United States: 770-776-5611
- When the operator asks for your name, you may give your name or - if you prefer to remain anonymous - say "Cisco" is your name.
- A representative from The Network, a third-party ethics reporting provider, will accept the reverse charge call and take your report.
Other Reporting Options
If you believe there has been a breach of Cisco's accounting practices, auditing matters, compliance by Cisco or its officers or directors with securities laws or fiduciary legal requirements, or are aware of any other issue you believe should be brought to the attention of the audit committee, please contact them using one of the following options: