Blog

Michael Rothschild

Recent Posts

What Does Industrial Cyber Security Have in Common with the NYPD?

My daily commute into Manhattan, as is the case with most New Yorkers, involves mass transit. There has been a highly successful campaign by the NYPD that if, on one’s journey something looks[...]

Cyber Security Awareness Month 2018: Have We Become Apathetic to Breaches?

Another day, another breach. It’s sarcastic, it’s satirical, but it’s also real. Barely a day goes by where we don’t hear of a new breach.

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[...]

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[...]

Is Malware hiding in your ICS Network?

Most industrial organizations still consider their ICS networks to be safe from common cyber threats that mainly target IT networks. However, two recent cryptocurrency mining incidents demonstrate[...]