An Avengers approach to cybersecurity is not fantasy, it’s compulsory

An Avengers approach to cybersecurity is not fantasy, it’s compulsory

Should your organisation adopt an Avengers-style strategy to security to stand the best chance of countering emerging cyber threats? Davey Winder has been speaking to industry experts who think that psychologists, spooks, and scientists hold the key to locking down your cybersecurity defences.


Fans of Marvel’s The Avengers comic books and films know the team comprises numerous superheroes, with the line-up changing with the times to best counter the villainous threats of the day. Fans of keeping organisations secure should know where we are going with this… interdisciplinary expertise within your security operations team is not optional.

"If Bletchley Park had used people all from similar backgrounds then I'm convinced that the war would have taken a very different course," Nigel Thorpe, technical director at SecureAge Technology, says. "We need people who think about problems from as many different angles as possible."

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