What are some strengths and weaknesses of the intelligence system for dealing with terrorism?
One of the major challenges for intelligence systems is to avoid intelligence failure, that frequently occur due to increasingly sophisticated and continually evolving nature of terrorist threats. Terrorists are using innovative tactics to carry out terrorist activities and hence, intelligence systems are unable to cope with the dynamic and ever changing nature of terrorist activities. Such failures usually occur where intelligence and operational functions have evolved in stovepipes, with their supporting systems in associated silo-like environments.
"This ever changing nature of terrorist attacks demands a unified and agile whole-of-government approach to developing actionable intelligence. Intelligence information from all sources ...
Strengths and weaknesses of the intelligence system for dealing with terrorism