H-ISAC TLP Definition

H-ISAC Traffic Light Protocol (TLP)

All information submitted, processed, stored, archived, or disposed of will be classified and handled in accordance with its classification.

Information will be classified using the Traffic Light Protocol (TLP), defined as:

Classification

Target Audience

H-ISAC RED

Restricted to a defined group (e.g., only those present in a meeting or recipient of a defined group.)
Information labeled
TLP RED should not be shared with anyone outside of the group.
H-ISAC AMBER 

This information may be shared with H-ISAC members and H-ISAC member employees with a need to know.
Generally, alerts with the H-ISAC TLP 
TLP AMBER classification will be kept behind the H-ISAC secure portal.
H-ISAC GREEN 

Information within the
TLP GREEN category may be shared with H-ISAC members and trusted partners (e.g., CERTS, law enforcement, government agencies and other ISACs). Information in this category is not to be shared in public forums or over public channels.
H-ISAC WHITE 
TLP WHITE information may be shared freely subject to standard
copyright rules.