Information security: Understanding a global picture in a local context
Posted on 07 February 2013.
Bookmark and Share
"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

Dissecting the unpredictable DDoS landscape

Posted on 23 April 2014.  |  DDoS attacks are now more unpredictable and damaging than ever, crippling websites, shutting down operations, and costing millions of dollars in downtime, customer support and brand damage, according to Neustar.


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

Wed, Apr 23rd
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //