OASIS Threat Actor Context (TAC) TC

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Enabling semantic interoperability of threat actor contextual information.

Ryan Hohimer, ryan@darklight.ai, Chair
Vasileios Mavroeidis, vasileim@ifi.uio.no, Chair
Jane Ginn, jg@ctin.us, Secretary

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Announcements

Participation in the OASIS Threat Actor Context (TAC) TC is open to all interested parties. Contact join@oasis-open.org for more information.

The first meeting of the Threat Actor Context TC was successfully held on Friday, November 22, 2019 at 1:00 PM ET. Ryan Hohimer of DarkLight, Inc. was unanimously elected Chair of the TC.

In the second meeting of the Threat Actor Context TC on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 10:00 AM ET, Vasileios Mavroeidis of University of Oslo was unanimously elected Co-Chair of the TC.

The call for participation is out. See the announcement for details.


Overview

Today, organizations that share cyber threat intelligence are confronted by multiple schemas and a plethora of nonstandardized and ambiguous vocabularies. These limit an organization's ability to strategically correlate and analyze attack data, which could lead to a better understanding of their adversary's goals, capabilities, and trends in targeting and techniques.

The TAC TC seeks to resolve ambiguity across different sources and solutions to support organizing what is known and sharing information about threat actors. The TC will establish a common knowledge framework that enables semantic interoperability of threat actor contextual information and develop standardized vocabularies for threat actor characterization.

For more information, see the Threat Actor Context (TAC) TC Charter.


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