A Guide to Threat Intelligence Best Practices

  • The average cost of a data breach is $3.86 million.
  • It takes an average of 280 days to identify and contain a data breach.
  • 52% of data breaches were caused by malicious attacks, 19% were caused by compromised credentials and cloud misconfigurations, and nation-state attackers caused 13%.

What Is Threat Intelligence — and Why Is It Important?

  • Prepare for new types of cyber attacks
  • Better understand who might attack your organization
  • Get inside the heads of cyber attackers and understand their motives, goals, and techniques
  • Make better decisions before and during any cyber attack

6 Best Practices for Threat Intelligence

1. Assess

  • Stored employee and customer data
  • Financial information
  • Business forecasts
  • Other proprietary information

2. Monitor

3. Analyze

4. Plan

5. Integrate

6. Automate

Include Wickr’s Secure Communications in Your Threat Intelligence Assessment

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