Next-Generation Technologies & Secure Development , Threat Hunting

Cybercrime Disruption: The Role of Threat Research

Peter Brecl of CenturyLink on Cyber Information Sharing
Peter Brecl, director of global security, CenturyLink

CenturyLink has opened Black Lotus Labs, which focuses on threat research used to share information with customers as well as to initiate takedowns of networks used to support cybercrime activities, says Peter Brecl, a director at the company.

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In a video interview with Information Security Media Group at RSA Conference 2019 in San Francisco, Brecl discusses:

  • Black Lotus Labs;
  • The value of information sharing;
  • How to be proactive in taking down cybercrime infrastructure.

Brecl is director of global security at CenturyLink.

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Tom Field

Tom Field

Senior Vice President, Editorial, ISMG

Field is responsible for all of ISMG's 28 global media properties and its team of journalists. He also helped to develop and lead ISMG's award-winning summit series that has brought together security practitioners and industry influencers from around the world, as well as ISMG's series of exclusive executive roundtables.

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