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The Cyber Threat Alliance (CTA) today announced the election of Corey Thomas, president and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Rapid7 (NASDAQ: RPD), a leading provider of analytics solutions for security and IT operations, to the organization’s board of directors. Charter members Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT), McAfee (NASDAQ: MCAF), Palo Alto Networks (NYSE: PANW), Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC), Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP) and Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO), along with Affiliate members IntSights, Rapid7, RSA, Saint Security, SK Infosec, and Sophos, elected Thomas to join the board and support the CTA’s mission of promoting threat intelligence sharing among the cybersecurity community.
The Cyber Threat Alliance (CTA) today announced the addition of Sophos and Saint Security to the organization as affiliate members, increasing the number of industry leading security companies working together to share threat intelligence through the alliance platform for a stronger security community. These additions mark three new members in the past four months. The addition of companies based in the UK and in South Korea brings the benefits of the Cyber Threat Alliance platform to the UK and more broadly throughout Europe, Asia, and across the globe.
Cyber Threat Alliance Expands Mission through Appointment of President, Formal Incorporation as Not-for-Profit and New Founding Members
The Cyber Threat Alliance (CTA) announced the appointment of Michael Daniel as the organization’s first president and its formal incorporation as a not-for-profit entity. Additionally, founding members Fortinet, McAfee, Palo Alto Networks, and Symantec announced the addition of Check Point and Cisco as new alliance founding Members. Together, the six Charter members have developed of a new, automated threat intelligence sharing platform to exchange actionable threat data.
Fortinet, Intel Security, Palo Alto Networks, and Symantec, co-founders of the Cyber Threat Alliance, today announced the updated publication of research analyzing the prevalence and global impact of the lucrative CryptoWall family of ransomware.
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