How Crowd-Sourced Intelligence Helps Organizations Stay Ahead of Exploits

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Know the threat actors

Know the threat actors to check which vectors they use to compromise your systems. If you’re part of a crowd-sourced threat intelligence exchange, you’ll gain better insight into both the threat actors and their methods of attack than you could ever learn on your own or through the threat data you’re collecting through the security point solutions you may have implemented.

When developing a vulnerability strategy, it is important to think through the “what if” scenarios that an organization needs to defend against. However, if an organization is only taking into consideration its own knowledge of potential threats, then the plan will likely be incomplete.

In this slideshow, AlienVault, provider of Unified Security Management™ solutions and crowd-sourced threat intelligence, examines how to use crowd-sourced data to strengthen vulnerability management strategies to stay ahead of exploits.

 

Related Topics : Unisys, Stimulus Package, Security Breaches, Symantec, Electronic Surveillance

 
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