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STIX (Structured Threat Information eXpression)

STIX (Structured Threat Information eXpression) is an XML programming language that allows cybersecurity threat data to be shared. Read Full Definition

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information security (infosec)

Information security (infosec) is a set of strategies for managing the processes, tools and policies necessary to prevent, detect, document and counter threats to digital and non-digital information. Read Full Definition

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CISO (chief information security officer)

The CISO (chief information security officer) is a senior-level executive responsible for developing and implementing an information security program, which includes procedures and policies designed to protect ... Read Full Definition

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information-centric security

Information-centric security is an approach to information security paradigm that emphasizes the security of the information itself rather than the security of networks, applications, or even simply data. Read Full Definition

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Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA)

The Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) is United States legislation that defines a comprehensive framework to protect government information, operations and assets against natural or man-made ... Read Full Definition

security information management (SIM)

Security information management (SIM) is the practice of collecting, monitoring and analyzing security-related data from computer logs. A security information management system (SIMS) automates that practice. ... Read Full Definition

threat intelligence (cyber threat intelligence)

Threat intelligence, also known as cyber threat intelligence (CTI), is organized, analyzed and refined information about current or potential attacks that could negatively affect an organization. Read Full Definition

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security information and event management (SIEM)

Security information and event management (SIEM) is an approach to security management that seeks to provide a holistic view of organization’s information technology (IT) security.  Read Full Definition

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threat intelligence service (TI service)

A threat intelligence service (TI service) is a provider of information about current or emerging threats that could negatively impact the security of a customer’s organization. Read Full Definition

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threat hunter (cybersecurity threat analyst)

A threat hunter, also called a cybersecurity threat analyst, is a security professional or managed service provider (MSP) that proactively uses manual or machine-assisted techniques to detect security incidents ... Read Full Definition

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