A Global Association of Cyber

Threat Analysis and

Intelligence Organizations

Ph 202-900-7500


The IACI promotes information sharing through guidance, by assuring awareness of threats and providing management services supporting Government and Industry reduction of cyber risks.  This coordinated development of partnerships allows all entities across the world the opportunity to become cyber resilient.  IACI will continue to lead the way


About ISAOs


Executive Order 13691: Promoting Private Sector Information Sharing:

Under Executive Order (EO) 13691, the Secretary of Homeland Security was called on to strongly encourage the development and formation of Information Sharing and Analysis Organizations (ISAOs). ISAOs, like ISACs, are entities formed to share cyber threat information with its community of trust. However, whereas ISACs are sector based, ISAOs may be formed based on region, sector, subsector, or any affinity of interest. As part of the EO, DHS was to enter into an agreement with a nongovernmental organization to serve as the ISAO Standards Organization (SO).  More...

About the IACI


The International Association of Certified ISAOs (IACI) is a 501(c)6 non-profit with offices at Kennedy Space Center, Titusville, Florida, USA and Vienna, Austria. IACI was founded by the Defense Industrial Base Information Sharing and Analysis Center, Webster University, and the Global Institute for Cyber Security Research.






Assistance in Understanding and Participating in Risk Reducing Information Sharing Activities



Technical Assistance and Managed Services Supporting the Development of ISAOs


Assistance Meeting Standards and Developing Guidance to Assure Efficient and Effective Management of ISAOs


Policy Analysis and Representation of Members in Support of their ISAO



Leadership Guidance from the Developers and Managers of ISACs and ISAOs



Technical Support in Setting Up and Managing Cyber Threat Indicator Sharing Programs


A Global Association of Cyber Threat  Analysis and Intelligence Organizations

Partnership Requires Leadership

IACI provides a platform for ISAOs around the world to share information, evaluate certifications as they emerge, provide mutual assistance, and benefit from economies of scale. As standards and certifications for ISAOs develop, IACI members will determine how these evolve to provide a higher level of security across all Internet connected devices. Partner with IACI

A U.S. Organization Working to Connect the World


“With the proliferation of ISAOs, it is time they had their own international industry association,” said Blask said in a statement. “Information sharing organizations need to have a unified voice in guiding the development of the critical space they occupy. The community of ISAOs contains much of the expertise and experience in information sharing and is therefore best positioned to determine how to coordinate efforts, validate certifications as they are developed in different jurisdictions, and help each other successfully fulfill their missions."  (Chris Blask)




The International Association of Certified ISAOs (IACI)

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