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Inside CISA: Analysis

Government's info-sharing challenge compounded by private-sector options for leveraging threat intelligence

May 28, 2019 |
Mariam Baksh
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CISA's top lawyer says industry attorneys should rethink the cautions they raise about companies sharing threat information with the government, but other federal officials say the long-standing problem of reticence to share is “cultural,” while there is also a growing menu of competing private-sector options that offer real-time threat intelligence.

“I think it’s a major myth or misconception that companies don’t want to share information with the government,” said Daniel Sutherland, chief counsel for the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency,...


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