Cyber Threat Intelligence – STEMPLES Plus

(Available April 25, 2020)

  1. STEMPLES Plus – Strategic Analysis
  2. The Six Categories – ASCOPE
  3. Area
  4. Structures
  5. Capabilities
  6. Organizations
  7. People
  8. Events
  9. D3A Targeting F3EAD
  10. STEMPLES Plus
  11. Social
  12. Technical
  13. Economic
  14. Military
  15. Political
  16. Legal/Legislative
  17. Educational
  18. Security
  19. PLUS
  20. Religion
  21. Demographics
  22. Linguistics
  23. Psychological
  24. Other
  25. Indicators of change
  26. Motive thru Capabilities
  27. Levels of Concern
  28. Example
  29. Hofstede Principles
  30. Power and Distance
  31. Individualism and Collectivism
  32. Masculinity and Femininity
  33. Uncertainty Avoidance
  34. Long Term and Short Term
  35. Indulgence and Restraint
  36. Hofstede Country Comparison Exercise
  37. Wrap up and Q&A



Jeff Bardin is the Chief Intelligence Officer for Treadstone 71 with clients on 4 continents. In 2007, Jeff received the RSA Conference award for Excellence in the Field of Security Practices. His team also won the 2007 SC Magazine Award – Best Security Team. Jeff sits or has sat on the Board of Boston Infragard, Content Raven, Journal of Law and Cyber Warfare, and Wisegate and was a founding member of the Cloud Security Alliance. Jeff served in the USAF as a cryptologic linguist and in the US Army / US Army National Guard as an armor officer, armored scout platoon leader.


Mr. Bardin has extensive experience in cyber intelligence lifecycle services, program builds, targeted research and support, cyber counterintelligence services and analysis, deception planning, and cyber operations. He teaches Cyber Intelligence and Counterintelligence (Anonymity, Cyber Personas, Collection management, Clandestine Cyber HUMINT, Socio-Cultural Aspects of Intelligence, Critical Thinking, Cognitive Bias, Methods and Types of Analysis, Mitre ATT&CK, Structured Analytic Techniques, Analytic Writing, Briefings, and Dissemination), open source intelligence, strategic intelligence, operational/tactical/technical intelligence, and methods in media manipulation identification.

STEMPLES Plus Webinar pricing

$299

STEMPLES Plus

Indicators of Change and Hofstede