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Is it common that companies share intelligence like this? I think it's a wonderful idea, given they all operate on essentially the same service (git) they share similar security concerns.



In the Cybersecurity field, yes!

You'd be surprised how often you'll be rolling up to your competition to compare the virus files you pulled from each of your networks and reverse engineering on VMs together... then next week you have to pretend you hate them until something else goes wrong again.


It took exceptional circumstances, but it was the right call in this case. All were working toward the same goal. We can all go back to our war after the white walkers are dealt with (don’t bring Cersei up or it ruins the analogy)




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