Don’t Duck Away From a Threat presented at CISOatlanta 2016

by Tim Callahan,

Summary : What does intelligence mean in a market with deafening noise? Many vendors are spinning products that have existed for years into “threat intelligence” products. Tim Callahan, CISO at Aflac, shares his thoughts on how the security community can define intelligence and locate trustworthy and credible sources. In separating actionable from non actionable intelligence, Callahan highlights how he divides intelligence into two categories: tactical and strategic. When figuring out how to best utilize the mountain of intelligence resources out there, it comes down to one thing — what key information do you need to combat a threat?