Feds To Improve Threat Information Sharing - InformationWeek
IoT
IoT
Comments
Feds To Improve Threat Information Sharing
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
Joe Stanganelli
50%
50%
Joe Stanganelli,
User Rank: Ninja
3/31/2014 | 11:39:34 PM
Re: Sounds good in theory
Ironically, the post-9/11 increase in information gathering was a response to the need for better information sharing.

"Oh, I still can't figure out how to hammer these nails in.  I better get more screwdrivers!"
jgherbert
50%
50%
jgherbert,
User Rank: Ninja
3/31/2014 | 6:40:27 PM
Re: Sounds good in theory

"At least they've got the information gathering part down..."

Yeah, apparently so ;-) I'm sure that this was something mentioned as an aim as of, say, September 12, 2001, and honestly I don't hold out much hope. The government agencies are still, I believe, too full of paranoia, empire building, politics and plain old "information is power so I'm keeping this" for info sharing to work. Still, I wait to be impressed and proven wrong!

Thomas Claburn
50%
50%
Thomas Claburn,
User Rank: Author
3/31/2014 | 4:42:43 PM
Sounds good in theory
I hope it works. Information sharing is a perenial problem in federal agencies. At least they've got the information gathering part down...


How Enterprises Are Attacking the IT Security Enterprise
How Enterprises Are Attacking the IT Security Enterprise
To learn more about what organizations are doing to tackle attacks and threats we surveyed a group of 300 IT and infosec professionals to find out what their biggest IT security challenges are and what they're doing to defend against today's threats. Download the report to see what they're saying.
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
2017 State of IT Report
In today's technology-driven world, "innovation" has become a basic expectation. IT leaders are tasked with making technical magic, improving customer experience, and boosting the bottom line -- yet often without any increase to the IT budget. How are organizations striking the balance between new initiatives and cost control? Download our report to learn about the biggest challenges and how savvy IT executives are overcoming them.
Video
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.
Flash Poll