Home Page

The internet service provider Dyn did not request government assistance during last week's distributed denial of service attack that brought down many social media websites, and the event did not trigger elements of the national cyber-incident response plan, according to industry sources.

Concerns about lawsuits as a driver for sharing cyber-threat intelligence was a high-profile topic of discussion at the first meeting of an association of certified information-sharing organizations.

SAN ANTONIO, TX – The group tasked with developing standards for sharing cyber-threat intelligence is considering writing a new guidance document on the legal issues related to information sharing, including steps for protecting personal information.

Weekly Analysis

The group tasked with developing standards for information sharing and analysis organizations is already drafting its next set of guidelines -- just three weeks after it issued an initial set of guidance documents – confident in its continued role for promoting an expanding info-sharing ecosystem as an effective cyber-threat countermeasure.