ThreatAdvice a provider of cybersecurity education, awareness and threat intelligence announced today that it that it has been admitted into the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA). BiTA was founded to engage thought leaders within the transportation and technology industries who have a shared vision of leveraging blockchain technology within the supply chain with a goal of developing a standard framework, educating the market and encouraging its widespread adoption. ThreatAdvice currently provides cybersecurity education, awareness and intelligence solutions for transportation and other industries.
“ThreatAdvice is focused on providing our customers with the highest quality cyber education, preparedness, prevention and detection services with usability in mind,” said Jennifer Skjellum, director of blockchain and crypto innovation for ThreatAdvice. “We are committed to exploring solutions which allow us to leverage blockchain technology and to bringing innovative and secure solutions to our customers,” she said.
ThreatAdvice is currently using blockchain technology to create a tokenized engagement and reward system for the company’s cybersecurity-focused learning management system with the goal of exploiting the best properties of blockchain technology — including the incorporation of cryptocurrency in the ThreatAdvice platform to increase user engagement.
“ThreatAdvice is enthusiastic about the opportunity BITA affords to collaborate with other companies utilizing and exploring all the advantages of blockhain for the transportation community and beyond,” Skjellum said.
ThreatAdvice was founded in 2016 to provide companies of all types with comprehensive cybersecurity protection by offering tools to educate employees on good cyber practices, help identify and respond to an attack, simulate cyberattacks and provide actionable threat intelligence. The company currently has offices in Birmingham, AL, Orlando, FL and Chattanooga, TN.
The Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA), founded in August 2017, is a forum for promotion, education and encouragement to develop and adopt blockchain applications in the trucking, transportation, and logistics industry. BiTA’s goal is for members to participate, discuss, create and adopt industry standard uses of blockchain applications and to provide clarity and direction for the development of blockchain technology in the trucking industry in a manner that will create efficiency, transparency and foster trust.
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