July 16, 2019 – Washington, DC and Netanya, Israel – Sixgill, a leading cyber threat intelligence company, has joined The Retail & Hospitality Information Sharing and Analysis Center (RH-ISAC) as an Associate member. Through this relationship, RH-ISAC’s analysts will have access to Sixgill’s intelligence portal, which provides actionable intelligence on relevant threats to the retail and hospitality sector.
Associate members are industry-leading information security providers committed to adding value within the retail and hospitality community. The RH-ISAC’s strong and growing list of members includes more than 120 companies that represent physical and online retailers, hotels, restaurants, casinos, and other consumer-facing companies.
Sixgill automates the monitoring, collection and analysis of exclusive-access deep, dark, and surface web sources to detect threats and alert customers of potential cyber attacks. Access to this intelligence allows the RH-ISAC to prioritize key threats and improve the quality of intelligence products and reports.
According to Carlos Kizzee, vice president of intelligence for the RH-ISAC, “With access to Sixgill’s portal, we are able to broaden our threat intelligence capabilities for retail and hospitality members. Sixgill has an innovative approach to deep and dark cyber threat intelligence and our members look forward to benefiting from its insights.”
“Joining the RH-ISAC advances our role in the improvement of cybersecurity across the retail and hospitality industries,” said Sharon Wagner, CEO of Sixgill. “We can help retail and hospitality organizations better collect, understand, and operationalize the most relevant threat intelligence for their sector. As a member, we look forward to supporting the RH-ISAC with our threat intelligence expertise and improved product offerings.”
The Retail & Hospitality Information Sharing and Analysis Center (RH-ISAC) operates as the trusted community for sharing sector-specific cyber security information and intelligence. The RH-ISAC connects information security teams at the strategic, operational and tactical levels to work together on issues and challenges, to share practices and insights, and to benchmark among each other – all with the goal of building better security for the retail and hospitality industries through collaboration. RH-ISAC currently serves retail, hotels, restaurants, gaming and other consumer-facing entities. To learn more, visit www.rhisac.org and follow on Twitter: @RH_ISAC and LinkedIn.
Sixgill’s cyber threat intelligence solution focuses on organizations’ intelligence needs, helping them mitigate risks more effectively and more efficiently. Using an agile collection methodology, Sixgill provides broad coverage of exclusive-access deep and dark web sources, as well as relevant surface web sources. By harnessing the exponential power of artificial intelligence and machine learning, Sixgill automates the cyber intelligence production cycle. A market leader in deep and dark web cyber threat intelligence, Sixgill helps Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions, governments, and law enforcement agencies address a wide range of cybersecurity challenges. Sixgill was included in the list of “Cool Vendors” in the “Cool Vendors in Security Operations and Threat Intelligence” report by Gartner, in May 2019. To learn more, visit www.cybersixgill.com and follow on Twitter: @cybersixgill and LinkedIn.
Gregory FCA for Sixgill