How a Common Language for Cyber Threats Boosts Security

Read why Steve Kirk says that having a common cyber security language can boost threat cooperation between companies on Next Gov : Cyberattacks are increasing in frequency, and government agencies are under constant attack. This nonstop assault is facilitated by the rapidly growing complexity of today’s networks. Cloud-based services, internet-of-things devices, bring-your-own-device programs and wireless […]

Threat Intelligence in the Age of Cyber Warfare

Read  Eli Ben Meir’s article about the importance of threat intelligence on Security Intelligence : The cyber age has brought incalculable advantages to modern life. The world is connected and accessible like never before. But like all technological advances, there is a dark side to this progress: Quite simply, the cyber age is revolutionizing warfare. […]

Do Collaboration Tools Create Security Risks For Your Business?

Read Liz Alton take a look at whether collaboration tools create security risks for your business on Forbes : As companies adopt more diverse technology tools focused on collaboration, security concerns increase. Studies consistently show security is a top focus for companies investing in tools – and these concerns extend to collaboration tools, which can […]

‘Critical challenges’ in threat intel sharing, McAfee report

In its just released report examining the background and drivers of threat intelligence sharing, McAfee researchers said the security industry is facing “critical challenges” in exchanging intel with partners. Read about the new report by McAfee which reveals that threat intelligence sharing among businesses faces many challenges on SC Magazine.

McAfee report reveals five challenges to cyber threat intelligence

There are five key challenges to cyber threat intelligence sharing, according to the latest threat report by McAfee Labs. “The security industry faces critical challenges in our efforts to share threat intelligence between entities, among supplier solutions and even in their portfolios,” said Vincent Weafer, vice-president of McAfee Labs. Read more about the new report by […]

Collaboration is the Key to Effective Cyber-defense

Read why Richard Wilding says that collaboration is the key to effective cyber defense on Infosec Magazine : Every year, cybersecurity rises up the business agenda. Today, putting the right protection and protocols in place to defend against growing cyber-risks is front of mind for boardrooms around the world. Our recent global research into cybersecurity confirms that […]

All U.S. Companies Need to Share Cybersecurity Threat Data

Read why Daniel R. Stoller says that all companies based in United States need to share cyber security threat data and intelligence on Bloomberg BNA : U.S. companies large and small feeling the burn in the aftermath of a data breach are struggling to find resources to bolster their security systems, cybersecurity industry panelists said at a […]

MIT cybersecurity expert urges collaboration to fight threats

Don’t look for the government, market forces, vendors or law enforcement to provide the cybersecurity against malicious hackers and others posing threats, Daniel Weitzner told a Memphis audience tasked with protecting information technology. Read why Daniel Weitzner, director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Policy Research Initiative says that collaboration is the way forward for companies to […]

Staying Ahead of the Hack: Operationalizing Threat Intelligence to Strengthen Defenses

Read Jason Lamar’s article about how threat intelligence can help businesses stay ahead of cyber criminals and hackers on Cisco Blog : Many pieces of forensic evidence come into play when investigating a crime scene – analysis of fingerprints, DNA, shoe prints, videos/photos, ballistics, etc. By analyzing the data, a picture of the crime emerges, […]

Tackling cybersecurity threat information sharing challenges

Read George V. Hulme’s  article about how companies can tackle cyber security threat information sharing challenges on CSO Online : There’s been considerable talk in recent years about the importance of cybersecurity information sharing. After all, few organizations can really work in a vacuum and no single organization can see all of the threats laying […]