Industry Report: The State of MITRE ATT&CK® Threat-Informed Defense in 2021

MITRE Engenuity, MITRE’s tech foundation for the public good, commissioned Cyber Security Insiders for a comprehensive survey to answer essential questions about the community’s application of MITRE ATT&CK® in 2021. Get this report and benchmark with peers on data such as:


    • What is the industry’s state of the knowledge of ATT&CK vs. the ability to apply ATT&CK in 2021?
    • How are organizations utilizing ATT&CK?
    • What ATT&CK-based technologies is the community using?
    • What percentage of the community has done a thorough mapping of their defenses to ATT&CK?
    • Does the community know how to build an ATT&CK CTI product?
    • Does the community have an interest in learning more about how to apply ATT&CK?
    • Are practitioners gaining the advantage over the adversary with ATT&CK, or mainly playing catch up chasing traditional IOCs?
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In spring of 2021, MITRE’s own ATT&CK subject matter experts released a new online training and certification product, MITRE ATT&CK Defender™ (MAD).  MAD is designed to close the cybersecurity skills gap by enabling defenders to gain the advantage over agile adversaries.  MAD delivers knowledge, resources, skills and a family of credentials so the community can rapidly master the application of ATT&CK across disciplines.


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