“Justice Dept. and FTC confirm that sharing cybersecurity threat information is not an antitrust law violation.
The Justice Department and the Federal Trade Commission are trying to allay private-sector fears that sharing cyberthreat information could be seen as a violation of antitrust laws.
In an important signal to private enterprises, on Thursday the DOJ Antitrust Division and the FTC released a joint policy statement to ‘make it clear that they do not believe that antitrust is — or should be — a roadblock to legitimate cybersecurity information sharing.'”