Future challengesor bears on the road? Wout de Natris, De Natris Consult Conference on National Information Sharing Brussels, Wednesday 28 March 2012
De Natris Consult Started in January 2011 Experience in: Spam and malware enforcement Anti spam-law, enforcement tools and procedures Training Chairing (inter)national cooperation groups Liaising
An overview1. Cooperation, coordination, commitment2. Data centre initiatives in the EU3. The power of data4. The future: results
Many partners, laws, issuesSpam Mis- lead Frau- de Phi- shing Bots War
Cooperation, commitment Quite possibly conflicting interests What are issues that need mitigation? Recommendations: engage with: End users Government, CERT, Law enforcers, Universities Industry ISPs, mobile, anti virus vendors, banks, critical infrastructure, Internet industry, …?
Coordination, commitment Several different organisations Different jurisdictions Different enforcement tools Different priorities, resources, issues Are you aware of each others potential, resources, know how, etc.?
National strategy? Down side: it takes longer, more parties involved Upside: focus, priorities, commitment and budget The one, bottom up, does not exclude the other, top down
The power of data Data gathered from endusers and industry Data analysed Data shared, with: (Critical) Industry Botnet mitigation Academia Domain name & IP resource organisations Hostings companies LEA
Data centre initiatives Spot Spam (EU, eco) and Signal Spam (Fr) German botnet mitigation centre at eco Initiatives in Nl, Bu, Lu, EU, Sw, De, It, Sp, Ee Expressed interest in Be, UK, Zw Looking for funding, data and purpose No overview of activities Microsoft sponsored survey by De Natris Consult
Data centres Go the road alone or together? Financial advantage Strategical advantage Tactical advantage
A bear or a challenge? To engage To coordinate To cooperate To commit To provide, analyze, accept and share data
The results Result 1: transparent, objective data Result 2: coordinated actions Result 3: informed partners Result 4: no more hiding
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