CTIA Certified Threat Intelligence Analyst: Learning Outcomes | ALC Training News

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  • Key issues plaguing the information security world
  • Importance of threat intelligence in risk management, SIEM, and incident response
  • Various types of cyber threats, threat actors and their motives, goals, and objectives of cybersecurity attacks
  • Fundamentals of threat intelligence (including threat intelligence types, lifecycle, strategy, capabilities, maturity model, frameworks, etc.)
  • Cyber kill chain methodology, Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) lifecycle, Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs), Indicators of Compromise (IoCs), and pyramid of pain
  • Creating effective threat intelligence reports
  • Various steps involved in planning a threat intelligence program (Requirements, Planning, Direction, and Review)
  • Different types of data feeds, sources, and data collection methods
  • Threat intelligence data collection and acquisition through Open Source Intelligence (OSINT), Human Intelligence (HUMINT), Cyber Counterintelligence (CCI), Indicators of Compromise (IoCs), and malware analysis
  • Bulk data collection and management (data processing, structuring, normalization, sampling, storing, and visualization
  • Different data analysis types and techniques including statistical Data Analysis, Analysis of Competing Hypotheses (ACH), Structured Analysis of Competing Hypotheses (SACH), etc.)
  • Complete threat analysis process which includes threat modeling, fine-tuning, evaluation, runbook, and knowledge base creation
  • Different data analysis, threat modeling, and threat intelligence tools
  • Threat intelligence dissemination and sharing protocol including dissemination preferences, intelligence collaboration, sharing rules and models, TI exchange types and architectures, participating in sharing relationships, standards, and formats for sharing threat intelligence
  • Creating effective threat intelligence reports
  • Different threat intelligence sharing platforms, acts, and regulations for sharing strategic, tactical, operational, and technical intelligence

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