The Human ‘Attack Surface’ May Be Your Weakest Link

The term “attack surface” is security jargon for the sum of your security risk exposure. It is the aggregate of all known, unknown, reachable and potentially exploitable weaknesses and vulnerabilities across the organization. All organizations regardless of industry have an attack surface. Fortunately, awareness of weaknesses, prioritization of risk, and layered defenses can reduce the … Read More The post The Human ‘Attack Surface’ May Be Your Weakest Link appeared first on The State of Security.
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Tripwire University: ICS/SCADA Edition

What do Robert M. Lee, Eric Byres, Sean McBride, Dr. Oliver Kleineberg, and Sid Snitkin all have in common? If any of these names do not ring a bell, they’re each industrial cybersecurity experts in different realms. Along with Tripwire customers and other industry leaders, they will be sharing fast-paced perspectives and challenging you to … Read More The post Tripwire University: ICS/SCADA Edition appeared first on The State of Security.
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ICS Security Tips for IT Pros

As more and more industrial control system (ICS) devices become interconnected in many industries, information technology (IT) and plant operations engineering teams and technology – (often referred to as  OT) – are converging rapidly. Convergence is challenging for both areas, often creating gaps, causing conflict and leaving security risks unresolved. An effective cybersecurity program starts … Read More The post ICS Security Tips for IT Pros appeared first on The State of Security.
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