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Looking Back on 2020

Maybe it should be unsurprising that 2020 has no intention of going quietly. By the beginning of December, it had already given us a sudden explosion in remote work, COVID-19 themed lures, a ransomware surge, election disinformation, and 5G deployment battles. Yet, 2020 was not finished. As we head…

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What Does 100 Million Get You?

On September 9th, CTA reached a major milestone for our automated sharing program. Since our founding as an independent non-profit in 2017, CTA member companies have shared over 100 million cyber threat observables. Although it may seem banal in some ways, this simple statistic represents an enormous accomplishment in its…

The Industry

2020 at the Halfway Point: Challenges and Opportunities

2020 is halfway over.  Many people will see this milestone as a good thing.  In fact, most people would probably say that 2020 cannot be over fast enough.  Even for a virtual organization in an industry not severely damaged by the pandemic, CTA has faced some real challenges during 2020.

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Cyber Threat Alliance and Coalition of Tech Groups Submit Joint Letter Urging Funding for State and Local Governments in the Next COVID-19 Relief Package

The Cyber Threat Alliance joined CompTIA, the Cybersecurity Coalition, the Global Cyber Alliance, the Alliance for Digital Innovation, the Information Technology Industry Council, the Internet Association, and BSA, the Software Alliance, in sending a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) urging the…

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Coalition of Nonprofits Join Together to Help Businesses Secure Remote Workforce

New York, N.Y., March 31, 2020 – Today a coalition of 13 nonprofit organizations joined the Work From Home. Secure Your Business. campaign. The organizations participating in the campaign include: The Cyber Readiness Institute (CRI) Cyber-Sicherheitsrat Deutschland e.V./German Cyber-Security Council Bestyrelsesforeningen/Danish Board Leadership Society Cybercrime Support Network APWG eu…

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Cyber Threat Alliance Selects 2020 Board of Directors

Board of Directors elections return industry veterans John Petrie (NTT, Ltd.), Corey Thomas (Rapid7), and Joe Levy (Sophos) to serve alongside CTA Charter Member Directors to advance stronger cybersecurity across and beyond our membership WASHINGTON, February 11, 2020 — Cyber Threat Alliance (CTA), a nonprofit organization working to improve…

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Getting To Know You: Michael Daniel, CTA President & CEO

Tell us a little about yourself. What was your background before coming to CTA? Prior to joining the CTA in February 2017, I served as a Special Assistant to President Obama and as Cybersecurity Coordinator on the National Security Council Staff. In this role, I was responsible for leading…