Applying Threat Intelligence to the Star Wars' Battle of Yavin

Dec 29, 2015

Download Cyber Jedis know that Star Wars provides a wealth of incidents worthy of study. In fact, the entire story of Episode IV: A New Hope centers around the response to and consequences of a data breach, culminating in the destruction of the Death Star. If the Empire had been able to make sense of the intelligence they were gathering and had been able to connect the dots to reveal contextual information, they could have prevented their own demise, and stopped a decades-long saga from unfolding.

We applied the Diamond Model for threat intelligence to the Star Wars' Battle of Yavin to show how the Empire could have better defended themselves from the Rebel Alliance and prevented future attacks with a threat intelligence platform. Download this whitepaper to learn more.