June 11, 2019 | Content Aggregator - Single Slide | Threat Intelligence and Modeling
The most likely reason for an organization to experience a targeted attack was intelligence gathering, which is the motive for 96 percent of targeted attack groups. Spear-phishing emails remained the most popular avenue for attacks and were used by 65 percent of all known groups. The use of zero-day vulnerabilities declined in 2018, with only 23 percent of attack groups known to have exploited zero days, down from 27 percent in 2017.
What are some ways artificial intelligence (AI) can be used to improve cloud security? In this Ask-an-Expert written response, IANS Faculty Dave Shackleford suggests six, and lists some vendor tools modeled on them.
How do Recorded Future and Silobreaker match up against each other in the threat intelligence platform market? In this Ask-an-Expert written response, IANS Faculty Dave Kennedy weighs several criteria and says Recorded Future is the stronger solution.