infrastructure Preparing for New FERC Security Standards

Water Plant Infrastructure Hackers Go Kinetic

The reported hack of a water processing plant in Oldsmar, Florida, has raised alarms about the security of critical infrastructure IT systems and their vulnerabilities. But for those more familiar with the ...
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The Tripwire Cybersecurity Podcast

Industrial Cybersecurity and the Florida Water Supply Attack with Dale Peterson

Through the lens of the Florida water supply hack, Dale Peterson teaches how events like these remind us to take the necessary steps to maintain our cybersecurity. Founder and chair of S4 ...

4 Steps for Assessing Your NERC CIP Compliance Program

The North American Electric Reliability Corporation Critical Infrastructure Protection (NERC CIP) Standards are a cybersecurity compliance framework designed to protect utility organizations. Adhering to these guidelines is essential—falling short will leave your ...

NIST Cybersecurity Framework – The Key to Critical Infrastructure Cyber Resiliency

In the digital age, organizations and the missions and business processes they support rely on information technology and information systems to achieve their mission and business objectives. Not only is technology used ...
Utilities

How Utilities Can Mitigate Cyberthreats

Digitalization is propelling utilities into a new world of technology adoption – and opening them up to new threats. Huge growth in the electrification of industry, green energy goals and evolving customer ...
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Improving Your Security Posture with the Pipeline Cybersecurity Initiative

Improving Your Security Posture with the Pipeline Cybersecurity Initiative

A few years ago, I worked alongside some oil commodity traders. Environmental concerns aside, I never realized how many parts were required to get the oil out of the ground, not to ...

5 Key Security Challenges Facing Critical National Infrastructure (CNI)

Digital threats confronting Critical National Infrastructure (CNI) are on the rise. That’s because attackers are increasingly going after the Operational Technology (OT) and Industrial Control Systems (ICS) that shareholders use to protect ...

Australia Proposes Security Law to Protect Critical Infrastructure Against Cyber Attacks

The Australian Government is committed to protecting the essential services all Australians rely on by uplifting the security and resilience of critical infrastructure. Increasingly interconnected and interdependent critical infrastructure is delivering efficiencies ...
Which Industries Are the Biggest Security Targets?

Which Industries Are the Biggest Security Targets?

How is your industry faring in the cyberwar we all seem to find ourselves in? Business and security leaders the world over face the same dilemma: as they increase investment in sophisticated ...
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 ...