Chapter 3

Defining Business Objectives or “Start with Why”


When it comes to “Why” start, build, plan, or even have a conversation about planning or building a threat-intelligence capability, it is important to start with “Why” at a business level. We cover the six macro-level reasons to build a cyber-threat capability.


business risk
security professional
risk professional
Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) Guidelines
social media monitoring
cyber investigator
cyber-threat analysts
open-source intelligence team
online intelligence
As mentioned earlier, most of the chapters in this book leverage ...

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