Choosing the Right Industrial Cybersecurity Framework

| | _NERC, AWWA, ICS Security, NIST
It’s no surprise that industrial environments have become increasingly valuable targets to malicious behavior. The State of Security has featured many cybersecurity events in the recent past across a myriad of industrial verticals including but not limited to chemical manufacturing, transportation, power generation and petrochemical. Several of these industries mentioned ... Read More
ICS Security in the Age of IT-OT Convergence

ICS Security in the Age of IT-OT Convergence

March 15, 2018 was a momentous day for U.S. homeland security officials. On that date, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) for the first time ever attributed digital attacks on American energy infrastructure to actors associated with the Russian government. Their joint technical ... Read More

The Living Dead: Securing Legacy Industrial Systems

I’ve spent a lot of time in the depths of aging industrial power plants and the control houses of transmission substations. I’ve walked the aisles of countless steel cabinets taking inventory of the gear used to protect and control what’s been described as the most complex system on earth. Within ... Read More