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Is Threat Intelligence Garbage?
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benmiller
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benmiller,
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5/23/2018 | 11:38:33 AM
Threat intelligence Data vs. Threat Intelligence
Threat intelligence data is not finished threat intelligence. The mentions of "feeds" in this article would align more closely with the data that is needed to support a finished intelligence product. A long list of IPs, hashes, domain names, etc... provides very little value when it is not accompanied with a detailed analysis of the situation. This analysis is mentioned in the article and referred as "context". This analysis should result in information that is both actionable and timely and at the same time painting the picture of the threat.
richchetwynd
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richchetwynd,
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5/24/2018 | 4:35:08 PM
Bespoke threat intelligence has merit
I agree that it's difficult to find value in generic threat intelligence platforms. However there is value in combing both third party intelligence feeds and intelligence that is gathered from internal data sources to create a bespoke intelligence platform. Machine learning and database technologies are so easily accessible these days making custom solutions more viable for developers.


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