Information security: Understanding a global picture in a local context
Posted on 07 February 2013.
"Think globally, act locally" is a phrase now cliche because it expresses an incontrovertible and immediately graspable truth. The global/local concept applies when it comes to mobilizing globally collected cyber threat data which in turn informs local IT operations against hackers and criminals.

Of note, data collections spanning the globe don't appear magically out of the blue, nor can they be engineered by just "anybody". This crowdsourced data must come from IT operations all across the world to be collected, analyzed, and actioned. It's a 7x24 cycle requiring the collective actions of organizations contributing to a mutually beneficial result.

Here's a video with John Steward, Senior Vice President and Chief Security Officer at Cisco:






Spotlight

Operation Pawn Storm: Varied targets and attack vectors, next-level spear-phishing tactics

Posted on 23 October 2014.  |  Targets of the spear phishing emails included staff at the Ministry of Defense in France, in the Vatican Embassy in Iraq, military officials from a number of countries, and more.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  

DON'T
MISS

Fri, Oct 24th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //