CRISIS AVERTED—Protecting Your Enterprise

How software usability, speed to information, and breadth of data helps address key challenges faced by corporate security teams. Watch the 3-part video series.


5 Reasons Why Security Convergence Is Critical in 2021

Echosec Systems May 11, 2021 Asset Management, Cyber Security, Corporate Security
In February 2021, a water treatment plant worker in Oldsmar, Florida noticed some rogue mouse clicks on his monitor, watching as it raised sodium hydroxide levels 100x. Read More

Broad Monitoring vs. Targeted Threats: Choose the Right OSINT Tools

Echosec Systems April 27, 2021 Asset Management, OSINT, Social Media Monitoring
What’s the difference between broad threat monitoring and targeted threat detection, and how can you choose tools that best support your use case? Read More

Security Technology: Improving Risk Assessments for Service Providers

Echosec Systems April 22, 2021 Asset Management, Event Monitoring, Corporate Security
As security strategies become more complex and digitized, it makes sense for large organizations to hire a third party to overcome expertise gaps and resource constraints. Security service providers are an attractive option to replace or complement in-house teams. Read More

Not Just for Marketers: Influencer Data for Intelligence Analysts

Influencers are usually associated with marketing products and services. But for public sector intelligence teams, influencers can provide valuable insight to support national security interests and global threat response. What does “influencer” mean in a threat intelligence context? Read More

How Does the Public Sector Gather Open Source Intelligence (OSINT)?

Echosec Systems March 23, 2021 Dark Web, Open Source Threat Intelligence, Public Sector
Public sector intelligence teams are responsible for helping inform decisions for a range of national security threats—from natural disasters, terrorism, public health crises, and war, to disinformation campaigns and cyber threats. Read More

Boolean Rules Simplified: A Guide for Security & Intelligence Analysts

Echosec Systems March 17, 2021 Open Source Threat Intelligence, Digital Investigation
You’re an intelligence analyst and your team has just received an alert for a potential security breach. You need fast access to relevant data to generate threat intelligence and initiate a response, but your tooling is returning a sea of false positives that’ll take ages to navigate. Read More

5 Ways Governments Can Apply Open Source Intelligence

Echosec Systems March 09, 2021 Open Source Threat Intelligence, Public Sector
In the face of national security threats, governments need to stay prepared and make prompt, appropriate decisions to protect assets and potentially save human life. Open-source intelligence (OSINT) has become valuable for driving these decisions. Read More

Cybersecurity to Passport Fraud: How OSINT Supports Airport Security

Echosec Systems March 02, 2021 Cyber Security, OSINT, Public Sector
Online data sources—from social media to the dark web—give airport security personnel the information they need to support faster, more informed responses to security threats. In the modern threat landscape, this could mean avoiding millions in cyber damages or even saving human life. Read More

Where Digital Meets Physical: Integrating Your Threat Intelligence Strategy

Threat intelligence. For public and private sector security professionals, the term is often synonymous with detecting and mitigating cyber attacks like malware and phishing. Read More

Connecting the Dots | What Public Sector Analysts Need from OSINT Software

Open source intelligence (OSINT) is often described as a digital breadcrumb—a trail of clues left across the internet that help investigators understand adversaries. Read More
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