(Note: Content in this post was consolidated from previous items written by the Shield team: Christina Fowler, Mike Goffin, Bill Hill, and Andrew Sovern)

MITRE Shield is an Active Defense knowledge base that was developed from our first-hand experience with defending MITRE’s corporate network. Many of the techniques found in MITRE Shield are foundational security techniques — the cornerstones upon which good active defense is built. These techniques make MITRE Shield accessible and actionable to organizations regardless of size or sophistication.

This post builds on the information provided in our papers:

Introduction to MITRE Shield

Getting Started with MITRE Shield

The Shield…


Mike Goffin

Lead Cyber Engagement Specialist & MITRE Shield Team Member | @mjxg

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