The seven steps of the Cyber Kill Chain® enhance visibility into an attack and enrich an analyst’s understanding of an adversary’s tactics, techniques and procedures. Register to view our on-demand webcast on applying intelligence to your cyber defense strategy.
The Cyber Kill Chain® framework is part of the Intelligence Driven Defense® model for the identification and prevention of cyber intrusions activity. The model identifies what the adversaries must complete in order to achieve their objective.
Stopping adversaries at any stage breaks the chain of attack! Adversaries must completely progress through all phases for success – this puts the odds in the defender’s favor. Every intrusion is a chance to understand more about our adversaries and use their persistence to our advantage. The video below steps through a hypothetical attack to illustrate how network defenders can use this proven analytic framework to gain the advantage:
Leidos Cyber Inc. is a leading provider of cyber security products and services, and was acquired by Leidos through the merger of Lockheed Martin IS&GS and Leidos on August 16th, 2016. Leidos Cyber's products and services leverage heritage Lockheed Martin IS&GS intellectual property and processes, including services provided using Lockheed Martin's Cyber Kill Chain® framework and Intelligence Driven Defense® methodology. (Cyber Kill Chain® and Intelligence Driven Defense® are registered trademarks of Lockheed Martin).