The concept of information sharing to combat physical crime has existed for decades, long before the birth of the internet. As the virtual world evolved, it brought along an unwelcome guest: the cybercriminal. The same threat-sharing mindset that can provide an edge against crime in the real world was brought to life in the cyber world, as well, with multiple organizations springing up to better protect companies (and their customers) from online criminal activity.
To safeguard its community - Los Angeles - partners with IBM Security to mitigate cybercrime using intelligence and technology from private industry, government organizations, and everyday citizens. The result: a first-of-its-kind powerful arsenal that better protects business, public sector agencies and Los Angeles residents from increasingly sophisticated cybercrime.