The US House of representatives recently passed a bill to help address cyber security of critical infrastructure. The bill was previously passed by the House Homeland Security Committee earlier in June and comes on the heels of numerous reports that the nation-state
In the past data networks and computers have run isolated and completely independent networks, all with different objectives and requirements. On the computer side it’s known as Information Technology (IT). The data network/industrial control system/process control side is Operations Technology (OT). Running
VPNFilter is a new piece of Malware that targets a range of routers and NAS devices. It is capable of maintaining a persistent presence on an infected device, even after a reboot. VPNFilter has a range of capabilities including spying on traffic
US-CERT (the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team) has recently issued a joint technical alert which is a result of analytic efforts between the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). (Read this Alert) Details are below.
Many companies have been working to close the gap in PLC and Industrial Control Systems (ICS) security as the threat of cyber attacks increase for large and small enterprise. PLCs are well known and often targeted parts of the ICS system. That