Portuguese Energy Company Hit with Ragnar Locker Ransomware; Attackers Demand $10 Million to Decrypt the Data

Portuguese Energy Company Hit with Ragnar Locker Ransomware; Attackers Demand $10 Million to Decrypt the Data

Ransomware operatives this week attacked Portuguese energy giant Energias de Portugal (EDP) and are threatening to leak the company’s data online if EDP refuses to pay ransom. Cybercriminals using the Ragnar Locker ...

CIP-013 Implementation: Know Supplier Posture & Accelerate Compliance

As the deadline for NERC CIP-013 compliance approaches, power and utility organizations are focused on implementing supply chain risk management strategy across their global vendor base ...
North Carolina water supplier targeted in ‘international cyberattack’

North Carolina water supplier targeted in ‘international cyberattack’

A water supplier in Greenville, North Carolina has suffered a targeted cyber-attack that affected online payments for half a million a people. The outage is expected to last at least two more ...

Iranian Cyber-Attacks, Ring Class-Action Lawsuit, Preventing Calendar SPAM

In episode 103: The US Department of Homeland Security warns of Iranian cyber-attacks, Ring gets hit with a $5 million dollar class action lawsuit, and some quick tips on how to prevent ...
Iran-Sponsored Hackers Might Be Probing U.S. Electric Sector

Iran-Sponsored Hackers Might Be Probing U.S. Electric Sector

If the latest reports are to be believed, Iran-backed hackers are probing U.S. critical infrastructure by using password-spraying attacks, looking for weakness and human laziness. It’s no surprise that, following the conflict ...

Fortress Information Security Strives to Help Protect Critical Infrastructure

The agencies and businesses that make up the backbone of our critical infrastructure have a larger bullseye on their backs than an average company. When it comes to the electric utility providers ...
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Protecting Critical Infrastructure From Cybersecurity Threats

Cyberthreats on critical infrastructure have already occurred in the U.S. It’s time to take action to secure networks before it’s too late. If you want to see the future of warfare, look ...
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OTCSA Launches to Improve Cybersecurity for OT and Critical Infrastructure

OTCSA Launches to Improve Cybersecurity for OT and Critical Infrastructure

Cybersecurity is a significant challenge for companies of all sizes and across all industries around the world. As challenging as cybersecurity can be with modern or cutting-edge technology, it is often harder ...
TRITON Framework Leveraged at a Second Critical Infrastructure Facility

TRITON Framework Leveraged at a Second Critical Infrastructure Facility

Researchers have discovered that malicious actors leveraged the TRITON framework at a second critical infrastructure facility. In this particular attack, the threat actor maintained access to the target corporate networks for nearly ...
Dissect Cyber wins major DHS S&T Award for their BEC Work

Dissect Cyber wins major DHS S&T Award for their BEC Work

Congratulations to our great friends at Dissect Cyber for receiving the DHS S&T Global Award for their work on BEC scams!The FBI has been warning companies for several years now of the ...