Threat intel sharing: Security breakthrough or flavor of the month?

Threat intelligence is “the new black” when it comes to security management. Much like the “APT” marketing term abused during Blackhat 2011, the unfettered use of the term “threat intelligence” being flung around at conferences, in marketing collateral, and across the Internet requires a reality check.

Datum Security's CEO Jonathan Niednagel adds that “something as simple as sharing vulnerability information with your approved vendors and helping each other remedy known weaknesses could reduce the risk of these two-tier breaches such as the one we saw with Target via their approved HVAC vendor.”

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