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originally posted to Dark Reading:  Intel Security Perspectives What too many of the year’s high-profile data breaches had in common. The only thing more depressing than the increasing frequency and growing scale of the cyber attacks in this year’s headlines was the consistency of key attributes across so many of the events. From the retailer […]

Few ideas have done more to focus and clarify IT security strategy than the concept of a cyber attack chain. The attack chain (or kill chain in the original formulation) was first described by Lockheed Martin analysts in a seminal 2011 paper. In a nutshell, the attack chain is a logical sequence used by most […]

New year = new attack vectors. With the holidays in full swing and 2014 coming to a close, McAfee Labs has produced their latest Threats Report. In it, key security predictions for the coming year are discussed, including forecasts around increases in cyber espionage, more frequent attacks on the Internet of Things, and the ‘explosion’ […]

We have looked at the current capabilities of DXL and some of the initial functionality that our partners are delivering. Now I would like to speculate on some of the interesting near-term possibilities that DXL enables. When analyzing potential cyber threats, the current device, location, and application provide contextual information that helps make correct decisions […]

This is part I in a series on proactive defense using a proven professional services security methodology When my credit card got declined at the gas station I remembered a term I’d recently read in an article about a large retailer’s data breach.  The term is “vulnerability-fatigue,” where news of a recent disaster is ignored […]