September 17, 2019
Inside CISA: Analysis
Government's info-sharing challenge compounded by private-sector options for leveraging threat intelligence
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,...