The Threat Intelligence Life Cycle
The threat intelligence life cycle helps security teams find meaningful information from raw data to guide their strategic decision-making.
It involves the following steps:
1. Planning and direction
2. Data collection
Types of Threat Intelligence
The type of threat intelligence required depends on: the intended audience, the source of the intelligence, and an organization's requirements.
Threat intelligence can be categorized into three different types:
1. Strategic threat intelligence
2. Tactical threat intelligence
3. Operational threat intelligence