The IEEE Standards Group has today publicly announced the formation of the Industry Connections Security Group (ICSG), with the intention of improving collaboration between security vendors.
Sophos is joined as a founding member of the ICSG by our friends at AVG, McAfee, Microsoft, Symantec and Trend Micro. Now, of course, we and these companies have been sharing data behind-the-scenes on new malware threats for years. But it’s largely been a case of “here’s a large bucket full of the latest malware we’ve seen, get on with it.”
The ICSG group has put together an interesting presentation [PDF], that explains that although there are already lots of great working groups in the anti-malware industry that work together to counter the growing…
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