Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University
Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University

Reference Sheets

The Software Engineering Institute (SEI) Emerging Technology Center at Carnegie Mellon University studied the state of cyber intelligence across government, industry, and academia to advance the analytical capabilities of organizations by using best practices to implement solutions for shared challenges. The study, known as the Cyber Intelligence Tradecraft Project (CITP), defined cyber intelligence as the acquisition and analysis of information to identify, track, and predict cyber capabilities, intentions, and activities to offer courses of action that enhance decision making. 

The infographics below depict the methodologies, open source resources, and tools that successful cyber intelligence programs use in their day-to-day operations.

Intelligence Methodologies


Open Source Reference Sheet


Tools Reference Sheet