Combatting emerging-malware aimed at industrial control systems

Written by CyberScoop Staff Apr 28, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Analyzing malicious capabilities before they have the chance to disrupt or destroy infrastructure gives defenders a unique opportunity to prepare in…

Feds warn about foreign government-connected hackers aiming to disrupt vital industrial systems

Written by Tim Starks Apr 13, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A joint federal advisory Wednesday says that foreign government-linked hackers are targeting specific industrial processes with tools meant to breach and…

Russian hackers thwarted in attempt to take out electrical grid, Ukrainians say

Written by AJ Vicens Apr 12, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The Ukrainian government repelled a Russian cyberattack that was set to take out multiple electricity substations and other parts of a…

DOJ unseals charges against Russians in attempted hacks of infrastructure, including Trisis case

Written by AJ Vicens and Joe Warminsky Mar 24, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The U.S. Department of Justice on Thursday unsealed two indictments charging four Russian nationals with crimes related to…

Strengthening industrial cybersecurity

Written by CyberScoop Staff Mar 24, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Last year, major cybersecurity incidents struck industrial organizations in various sectors — from a compromise of a water treatment facility with…

New security threats target industrial control and OT environments

Written by CyberScoop Staff Mar 10, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Last year, the range of cyber risks threatening industrial sectors grew and accelerated, led mainly by ransomware. However, the industrial control…

New security threats target industrial control and OT environments

The Cyberspace Solarium Commission pushed some major policies into law. So what now?

Written by Tim Starks Mar 8, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A little more than a year removed from its role in advancing some of the most significant cybersecurity legislation ever enacted,…

How to improve threat detection in ICS environments

Written by CyberScoop Staff Feb 24, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A challenge in industrial control systems (ICS) cybersecurity is the lack of detection and collection capability within most ICS environments. Security…