New infographic from AlienVault Open Threat Exchange details trends in malicious cyber activity
San Mateo, CALIF. – August 2, 2012 – AlienVault, the only open and collaborative Unified Security Management platform delivering built-in controls and full visibility, released today an infographic, “The 2nd United Nations,” detailing the latest threat data generated by the AlienVault Open Threat Exchange™ (OTX). AlienVault’s OTX is the largest community-sourced information security threat intelligence feed and database, sourcing threat intelligence from 77 countries and analyzing more five million suspicious URLs since its launch earlier this year in February.
AlienVault’s infographic highlights some of the latest trends in malicious cyber activity as observed through OTX between February 2012 and July 2012, including:
For the complete analysis of malicious cyber activity by AlienVault’s OTX, view the full infographic here.
AlienVault’s OTX sources threat intelligence from a community of over 18,000 OSSIM and AlienVault users. Free to all users, AlienVault OTX aggregates, validates and publishes threat intelligence to any organization that contributes. Since its inception, AlienVault OTX has aggregated and analyzed nearly 30 million entries from the community, processed more than 1,000,000 malicious files and received more than 20,000 suspicious files per day.