The Insider Threat in OT Infrastructure

It was only a matter of time before what befell the Information Technology (IT) community was going to affect the Operational Technology (OT) community. Today, the OT C-suite is saddled with[...]

EU Is Faced With NIS – Which Is Actually A Good Thing!

On May 10, 2018 the NIS (Network and Information System) Directive became law in the EU. In it, Operators of Essential Services (OES) and Digital Service Providers (DSPs) are required to abide by[...]

Flying Blind Is No Way to Secure Your OT Network

A recent SANs survey polled more than 200 security professionals from energy and utilities, oil and gas, and manufacturing organizations. Less than 5% of those in operational technology (OT) roles[...]

Triton Unwrapped; Indegy Labs Analysis

In December 2017 a sophisticated ICS attack known as “Triton” had been published. This attack manipulated the Triconex Safety Instrumented System (SIS) controllers which supported the safety[...]

Filtering the Facts on VPNFilter

Just recently an attack known as VPNFilter hit the news. One of the locations affected by VPNFilter was a chlorine plant known as “Aul Chlorotransfer Station” in the Dnipropetrovsk region in[...]

Mind the Gap - a Road to IT/OT Alignment

Modern day industrial operations often span complex IT (information technology) and OT (operational technology) infrastructures. In a very standard environment, thousands of devices exist and are[...]