What Is a Threat Intelligence Platform ?

Huge volumes of data, a scarcity of analysts, and rapidly evolving cyber threats characterize today’s cybersecurity landscape’s challenges. There are many tools available to manage this data in current security infrastructures, but there aren’t many vendors that offer integration between them. This converts to a gargantuan engineering effort to manage systems, as well as a waste of already insufficient funds, resources, and time. Many businesses are opting to adopt a Threat Intelligence Platform (TIP) to counter these issues. 

What Is a Threat Intelligence Platform ?

A Threat Intelligence Platform (TIP) is a technology that enables companies to gather, aggregate, and manage threat intelligence data from a variety of sources and formats. It allows security teams to identify, investigate, and respond to risks rapidly and effectively by providing them with information on already known malware and other security threats. 

What Is Threat Intelligence 

Threat intelligence is defined as “evidence-based knowledge, including context, mechanisms, indicators, implications and actionable advice, about an existing or emerging menace or hazard to assets that can be used to inform decisions regarding the subject’s response to that menace or hazard.”

The most common cyber threats of today include phishing, malware, ransomware, DDoS, botnets, APTs. They can all

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