Blogs

Perry Pederson joins Wurldtech

From the press release:

More from the Sausage Factory

Nancy here, sneaking into the blog-posting station again while Walt's not looking.

Penetrating SCADA systems reduced to a video game

Potpourri blog September 22-26

Joe Weiss does a podcast interview with Dale Peterson of DigitalBond

Dale Peterson, whose website, DigitalBond has resources for cybersecurity, and who hosts a popular cybersecurity blog of the same name, interviewed Joe Weiss of RealtimeACS and this blog last week.

LoftyPerch is giving away C2SAT for *free*

From Bob Radvanovsky from Infracritical:

Large Hadron Collider at CERN hacked

According to Wired's blog, the Large Hadron Collider at CERN in Switzerland was hacked over the weekend.

High percentages of CERN PLCs fail Nessus and Netwox tests

Team Lead Stefan Lueders reports in the current edition of The Industrial Ethernet Book that only 66% of CERN's PLCs passed NESSUS testing, while only 74% passed Netwox testing. These are very high failure rates when you consider that these PLCs are in industrial control systems in a testing laboratory for...

CERN PLCs fail cyber testing (cross posted from Soundoff!!)

Team Lead Stefan Lueders reports in the current edition of The Industrial Ethernet Book that only 66% of CERN's PLCs passed NESSUS testing, while only 74% passed Netwox testing. These are very high failure rates when you consider that these PLCs are in industrial control systems in a testing laboratory...

Get ready for more chaos!

"FEMA is planning for a voluntary preparedness accreditation and certification program mandated by Title IX of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007. They intend to establish a common set of criteria for private sector preparedness, including disaster management, emergency management, and business continuity programs. The goal of this voluntary program...