Dark Web Threats Against The Energy Industry: Building A Threat Model For Energy Companies

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Our report, Dark Web Threats Against The Energy Industry, uses our proprietary intelligence to demonstrate how energy organizations are targeted on the dark web. Focusing in particular on how initial access to energy companies is routinely auctioned on dark web forums, this report combines analysis of threat activity over a year (February 2022 – February 2023) with practical advice on how security teams can use dark web intelligence to build threat models and improve their security.



  • How cybercriminals sell initial access to energy companies on dark web forums – with real examples of posts auctioning vulnerabilities in organizations around the world.
  • What intelligence can be gathered by organizations to determine if they are the organization being targeted – with advice from our threat intelligence analysts.
  • Best practice for building threat models – a process by which potential threats can be identified, enumerated, and prioritized, using the MITRE ATT&CK framework.