Cybersecurity
Sonal Patel | October 25 2018 9:35 am

Three Newly Approved CIP Reliability Standards for Cybersecurity Will Be Costly

Entities with industrial control systems (ICS) associated with bulk electric system (BES) operations must develop and implement plans that include ...
IIOT | October 22 2018 5:47 pm

National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence Reveals Medical Device Security Project Partners

The NIST-backed National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) unveiled this week an initial set of vendor partners for a medical device ...
IIOT | October 18 2018 4:05 pm

IBM Launches IBM Security Connect to Improve Cybersecurity Effectiveness

 IBM has launched IBM Security Connect, a new platform designed to bring vendors, developers, AI, and data together to improve cyber incident ...
Sonal Patel | October 18 2018 1:18 pm

BlackEnergy, Grid-Disrupting Malware, Has a Successor, Researchers Warn

BlackEnergy, the malware used in a cyberattack that prompted a large-scale blackout in Ukraine in December 2015, has a successor–GreyEnergy. A ...
Chemical Engineering | October 1 2018 12:00 am

Cybersecurity: Building Resilience from the Inside Out

Cybersecurity is no longer a far-fetched concept relegated to science fiction or conspiracy theories. It is a major and growing global risk across ...
Chemical Engineering | October 1 2018 12:00 am

Cybersecurity for legacy control systems

SerialTap (photo) is a new cybersecurity solution for legacy industrial control networks that rely on serial communication protocols, such as RS-485 ...
Sonal Patel | June 27 2018 8:42 am

Bill Codifying Federal Role in ICS Cybersecurity Clears House

A bill codifying the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS's) role in addressing industrial control systems (ICS) cybersecurity has cleared the U.S. ...
Sonal Patel | May 24 2018 7:05 am

Threat Actor Behind Cybersecurity Attacks Targeting Safety Instrumented Systems Identified

A relatively new cyberattack threat activity group dubbed "XENOTIME" is intent on compromising and disrupting industry safety instrumented ...
Sonal Patel | May 17 2018 7:17 am

DOE Lays Out How Power Sector Could Win the Cybersecurity Battle

Cybersecurity threats are outpacing the energy sector's "best defenses," and costs of preventing and responding to cyber incidents are ...
Matthew Beinart | May 1 2018 10:21 am

US Air Force Must Control Data, Security Before Deploying More IoT Sensors

With sensors spread out on smart devices across its aircraft, drones and vehicles, Air Force officials are looking to better manage the data ...
Sonal Patel | April 19 2018 3:28 pm

Alarming Increase in Cybersecurity Threats Prompts Spate of Government Action

Lawmakers, industry, and government entities, including the Department of Energy (DOE) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), ...
Sonal Patel | April 19 2018 3:26 pm

Russian Cyber Actors Preying on Network Devices, Authorities Warn

Russian state-sponsored cyber actors are exploiting routers and other network infrastructure devices worldwide to conduct man-in-the-middle attacks ...
Calvin Biesecker | February 13 2018 4:55 pm

Cyber Still A Top Concern In Intelligence Community's Global Threat Assessment

Cyber threats against the U.S. remain a top concern of the intelligence community, according to an annual threat assessment, which identifies Russia, ...
Aaron Larson | January 25 2018 12:33 pm

Exercise Proves Hacking a Threat to Nuclear Power Plants

Cybersecurity is a topic covered frequently in the pages of POWER magazine, and one that all power plants need to take seriously. A recent simulation ...
Calvin Biesecker | January 17 2018 1:35 pm

Commerce Agency, Energy Sector Collaborating On Cyber Protections

A Commerce Department agency, energy sector and technology providers are partnering in a new initiative aimed at finding solutions for protecting ...
Calvin Biesecker | December 18 2017 4:36 pm

Thales To Acquire Gemalto In Acceleration Of Digital Security Strategy

France's Thales on Sunday said it has agreed to acquire Gemalto, a provider of a range of digital security solutions and capabilities, in a $5.7 ...
Anthony J. Ferrante | November 1 2017 12:00 am

Why CrashOverride Is a Red Flag for U.S. Power Companies

Organizations across every industry today face a wide range of cyber threats and serious security challenges from various vectors. A top concern ...
Sonal Patel | October 24 2017 11:14 am

DHS, FBI Identify Tactics in Cyberattack Campaign Targeting Industrial Control Systems

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) warned in an e-mail on October 20 that an ongoing cyberattack ...

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