This chapter presents the following topics:
• Performing ongoing research
• Threat intelligence
• Researching security implications of emerging business tools
• Global IA industry/community
An exciting yet difficult aspect of information security is the fast-paced and ever-changing environment that security practitioners have to deal with. Not only do you have to stay abreast of the latest advancements in technology, but also any newly discovered vulnerabilities in your applications, operating systems, and hardware. To succeed at this, security practitioners must exercise a high degree of resourcefulness because security issues and trends can be sourced from numerous places. A big part ...