Im hijacking Joe's blog for a post of my own.
Take the @SecurityIncidentsOrg survey on cybersecurity in control systems #pauto #cybersecurity #mfg #manufacturing
Full disclosure: I am a member of the RISI Advisory Board. I do strongly urge you, if you are involved with industrial control systems at all, to take this survey.
@Kaspersky withdraws from @BSA over the Americanization of Internet Law and @SOPA #pauto #security #manufacturing
Here's Eugene Kaspersky's blog about why he's withdrawing his company from the Business Software Alliance (BSA) also known as the Dreaded Software Police.
@RISI offers free trial memberships for Cyber Security Awareness month #cyber #pauto @Security Incidents Organization
SECURITY INCIDENTS ORGANIZATION™ ANNOUNCES FREE INTRODUCTORY MEMBERSHIP TO THE REPOSITORY OF INDUSTRIAL SECURITY INCIDENTS (RISI) DATABASE
EXIDA ANNOUNCES ADDITION OF CONTROL SYSTEM CYBER SECURITY CERTIFICATION TO SAFETY AUTOMATION EQUIPMENT LIST
This is Walt, putting up a post for Joe, who wrote it before he left for Japan today.
Here's a new blog post by Eric Byres of Byres Security that I found interesting and even a little illuminating about the real state of understanding by process people about cybersecurity:
Just received this from Byres. Congratulations to Eric and Joanne.
IEC TC65 USTAG appointedJoe Weiss US Expert to TC65 WG10 and voting member of TC65 #cybersecurity #standards #IEC #pauto #mfg
From Eliana Beatty at ISA:
People who run process plants in critical infrastructure industries, such as refining, chemicals, power generation and distribution, water/wastewater, etc. do not want to do expensive things that will force them to hire people with expertise and train others. This is a sunk cost.