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How Gartner Defines Threat Intelligence

Published: 23 February 2016

ID: G00299526

Analyst(s): Rob McMillan

Summary

Threat intelligence is evidence-based knowledge (e.g., context, mechanisms, indicators, implications and action-oriented advice) about existing or emerging menaces or hazards to assets. CISOs should plan for current threats, as well as those that could emerge in the long term (e.g., in three years).

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Definition
  • Context
  • Attributes
  • What Threat Intelligence Isn't

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