Jamie Collier and Brandon Valeriano
(This post was written with Jamie Collier and cross posted on his blog Cyber Security Relations here. Check out his stuff. This post might be bit too mean to Norse for a mass-market website so RI gets the benefit).
With Norse, a cyber threat intelligence firm, imploding due to a lack of confidence in the company’s data and other associate problems, there is clear cause for concern about the nature of cyber security incident data. Although we should not jump to conclusions — Norse’s failings are unlikely to represent problems in the cyber intelligence industry more broadly — it does nonetheless lead to questions. There are two lessons to learn from Norse and the use of cyber security data.