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Cyber Threat Intelligence and Information Sharing



Christopher S. Johnson, Larry Feldman, Gregory A. Witte


This bulletin, based on NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-150, introduces cyber threat intelligence and information sharing concepts, describes the benefits and challenges of sharing, clarifies the importance of trust, and introduces specific data handling considerations. It also describes how cyber threat intelligence and information sharing can help increase the efficiency and effectiveness of an organization's cybersecurity capabilities.
ITL Bulletin -


cyber threat, cyber threat information sharing, indicators, information security, information sharing


Johnson, C. , Feldman, L. and Witte, G. (2017), Cyber Threat Intelligence and Information Sharing, ITL Bulletin, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], (Accessed May 29, 2024)


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Created May 8, 2017, Updated May 9, 2017