ABB’s security, monitoring and communications technology has been installed on the 1,850 km Trans-Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP). The first phase, ‘Gas to Eskisehir’ officially opened in summer 2018 ahead of schedule. ABB provided the security, telecommunications, SCADA main control room, containerized
The year in security started out with the discovery of serious vulnerabilities in the hardware level, a revelation that eroded the implicit trust the industry had on the bedrock of modern computing: microprocessors. In other parts of the security landscape, this might
Trend Micro Inc. has reconfirmed its commitment to Internet of Things (IoT) security by developing a new program designed to leverage its Zero Day Initiative (ZDI) to minimize vulnerabilities as smart products are developed. Trend Micro also invites device manufacturers to submit their devices
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