Blog Posts Tagged with "Threat Intelligence"

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Webinar: How to Use Good, Actionable Threat Intelligence

March 21, 2017 Added by:InfosecIsland News

Join F5 Networks and SecurityWeek for this interactive webinar on March 22nd at 1PM ET, to learn what good, actionable threat intelligence looks like, and how to effectively use it to neutralize potential attacks before they strike.

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Driving ROI from Threat Intelligence & Security Operations

December 14, 2016 Added by:Meny Har

Security operations teams can no longer afford the time lost with threat intelligence operating in a separate silo. Only by truly weaving TI into the core security fabric and workflow can it lead to accelerating threat mitigation.

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How to Tell a Landscaper From a Thief

July 20, 2015 Added by:Or Katz

Casually dismissed attack reconnaissance should be considered as valuable information and should be treated as such.

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New Legislation on Threat Intelligence Sharing May Have a Chance

January 28, 2015 Added by:Anthony M. Freed

But the four cybersecurity legislation bills that were approved last month did not address all of the top concerns, namely the creation of an information-sharing platform that would enable better information exchange about cyber-based threats between the public and private sectors.

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Are We Ready to be Consumers of Security Intelligence?

April 15, 2013 Added by:Tripwire Inc

Security teams need the right skills in order to ‘ready’ themselves for action, and before we get to engage in some some really advanced security intelligence, big data analysis, haddop, threat intelligence and a myriad of other buzz words, we will need to be able to accomplish the basics first.

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Would a Malware BuyBack Program Work?

December 27, 2012 Added by:Jeffrey Carr

Most malware writers just want to be paid for their research; something that isn't happening frequently enough or at a rate that's considered fair by the researchers. As a result, some of those researchers are exploring grey markets in offensive malware development or are selling 0-days to clients...

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Threat Intelligence: Plenty Out There, But Are You an Analyst?

August 27, 2012 Added by:Infosec Island Admin

As the complexity of attacks grow at a rate outstripping the pace of Moores Law, defenders have to take up a more nuanced approach to protecting their environments. Reliance on technical solutions alone is not tenable, you have to look at the creature behind the keyboard to get a better picture of the attack...

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Infosec: Too Many Questions

June 20, 2012 Added by:Wendy Nather

Does having one machine on a botnet at some point automatically mean that more nefarious things are going on besides just selling V1agr4 or perhaps DDoSing the Anonymous target of the week? This is the risk calculation that we need more data to perform, and it's one that the C-suite would really appreciate...

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Howard Schmidt on Partnership Developments in Cybersecurity

May 23, 2012 Added by:Infosec Island Admin

Earlier this month, we gave the green light to two long-awaited Defense Industrial Base (DIB) efforts designed to help companies protect critical information. The programs allow eligible DIB companies and the Government to share cybersecurity information...

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IBM Got it Wrong: It’s Not about Adding Another Data Source

March 13, 2012 Added by:John Linkous

For the majority of organizations, information security is more post mortem than critical care. Regardless of how many billions you spend on security tools, until you fix this inherent problem in traditional SIEM tools, large organizations will continue to be breached...

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How to Plan Security and Meet Your Compliance

October 27, 2011 Added by:Gabriel Bassett

If you feel a bit lost with what tools you have in your (defenses, sensors, response) toolbox, you're in luck! The good news is the toolbox is already sitting on your hard drive. The bad news is, it's your compliance controls...

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McAfee Reports Most Malware Ever in Early 2011

July 26, 2011 Added by:Robert Siciliano

In February alone, approximately 2.75 million new malware samples were recorded. Fake antivirus software had an active quarter as well, reaching its highest levels in more than a year, with 350,000 unique samples recorded in March. Mobile malware is the new frontier of cybercrime...

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Impending Doom and IT Security's Downward Spiral

June 06, 2011 Added by:Rafal Los

If you've been in Information Security for any meaningful period of time you can surely side with the frustration and disappointment many of the long-time residents of Infosec-ville are feeling as breach after breach piles on in the news. The result of all of this is a downward spiral...

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