Threat information sharing is now an important part of a cybersecurity threat awareness program. Those businesses serving the same vertical business market can benefit from the knowledge of all that participate. The US federal government has encouraged the formation of ISACs (Information Sharing and Analysis Centers) for specific industries and ISAOs (Information Sharing and Analysis Organizations), which are not associated with particular sectors.
This paper discusses in detail:
- The obstacles to information sharing
- Standards for the exchange of information
- Best practices for information sharing
Make a “greater good” commitment to the practice of sharing threat intelligence with other organizations in your industry vertical.