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Cyber Threat Intelligence
Guide to Cyber Threat Intelligence: Elements of an Effective Threat Intel and Cyber Risk Remediation Program
Threat intelligence serves as your organization’s first line of defense against threat actors and security ...
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Cyber threat intelligence
Illicit Communities Vs. Deep and Dark Web: Why the Full Intelligence Picture Depends on Both
In order to identify emerging cyber and physical threats, fraud, and other malicious activity, CTI and SOC teams ...
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Fraud
‘Tis the Season—for Retail Fraud: How Retailers Can Mitigate Risk During the Holidays
This article is part of Flashpoint’s 2021 Intel Wrap-Up series. To read our physical security threat assessment ...
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Cyber Threat Intelligence
OCR, Cybersecurity, and Threat Intelligence: Using Optical Character Recognition and Machine Learning to Identify Risk
Optical character recognition (OCR) can immediately help security and fraud teams augment their data collections ...
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Current events
BlackMatter Ransomware Announces Its End, Leaving the Question of When—Not If—Its Operators Will Resurface
The BlackMatter ransomware collective today announced the closure of their operations, effective November 5. In ...
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Cyber threat intelligence
From Ransomware to DDoS: Guide to Cyber Threat Actors—How, Why, and Who They Choose to Attack
Threat actors who execute cyberattacks, such as ransomware, can wreak havoc on organizations across the private ...
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Cyber threat intelligence
The Flashpoint Guide to Card Fraud: How Financial Institutions Can Better Detect, Mitigate, and Prevent Fraud
Card Fraud, or carding, describes the process by which threat actors gain access to, and then leverage, stolen ...
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Current events
Why the New AlphaBay Matters: Anonymity, Cryptocurrency, and the Future of Illicit Marketplaces
On July 5, 2017, AlphaBay—the original AlphaBay—was notoriously shut down along with Hansa. The cybercrime ...
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