The Information Technology Association of America is
in the process of forming a consortium to share computer security
technology information. Head of this effort is Donn Parker, formerly
of the Stanford Research Institute and one of the first to work
on computer security. http://www.itaa.org
"Scan of the Week" group seeks to identify
new hacker scanner signatures: http://www.enteract.com/~lspitz/papers.html
InfraGard is an information
sharing and analysis effort serving the interests and combining
the knowledge base of a wide range of members. At its most basic
level, InfraGard is a cooperative undertaking between the U.S.
Government (led by the FBI and the NIPC) and an association of
businesses, academic institutions, state and local law enforcement
agencies, and other participants dedicated to increasing the
security of United States critical infrastructures.