Each year the damage to critical infrastructure from network incidentsand cyber attacks is measured in the billions of dollars.
I recently posted a vulnerability in several models of the Rockwell Automation MicroLogix product line, and noted that, per the security researcher, Eyal Udassin of C4, Rockwell had been completely cooperative with the security researcher in working out a solution to the problem.
Walt Boyes just posted this message: "Go visit www.us-cert.gov/control_systems" on Twitter. (If you're not following @waltboyes, why not? Seriously, Twitter isn't just about wasting time at work. But I digress.
Here we go, the most challenging of all steps is the first one so I will start safe (baby steps concept) by sharing with you the topics I hope to cover in this blog:
Walt Boyes has been taking time away, but I guess it was too much to expect that he'd back away from the computer completely. This just popped up in my inbox as a Twitter link.
When: 19 November 2009 Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. EDT
ARC Advisory Group guru, Bob Mick, has posted this piece on the relationship between testing and cybersecurity.
Newly Formed Energy Sector Cyber Security Consortium Announces First Research Project Aimed At Improving Industrial Cyber Security Training & Education For Automation Professionals