Good news ! Hackbusters community is waiting for you !  https://discuss.hackbusters.com
KnowBe4 has been running the HackBusters site for a few years now, providing you with trending IT security news. We are expanding it and have launched a new exciting online community! The forum is divided into four main topics or categories: Social Engineering, Ransomware, Phishing and Security Awareness Training. You are invited to be one of the first to join us at: https://discuss.hackbusters.com.

Finding The ROI Of Threat Intelligence: 5 Steps

Dr-fb-button
Finding The ROI Of Threat Intelligence: 5 Steps Advice from a former SOC manager on how to leverage threat intel without increasing the bottom line.

During my time managing a security operations center at one of the largest defense contractors, executives would constantly scrutinize security budgets, focusing on the areas of security architecture that could be streamlined. The process typically would lead to one burning question: how can security teams leverage threat intelligence to increase ROI without adding headcount or doubling the bottom line? My answer involved five key steps:

Step 1. Develop Key Performance Indicators (KPI) Every successful security program needs metrics and KPI’s to measure against and report back to their organization. To implement a successful KPI program for threat intel intake, you’ll need to:

Deconstruct the team’s mission statement and map KPIs to the key elements (admittedly this is easier said than done but builds a critical foundation)....(continued)
View All Trending Stories