Category: cybersecurity Controlglobal features Joe Weiss shameless self promotion Dan Hebert Jim Montague Keith Larson Greg McMillan Stan Weiner Bela Liptak Internet security Dept. of Homeland Security Control Talk Mark Nixon
Submitted by nbartels on Tue, 10/07/2008 - 11:40
Nancy here, sneaking into the blog-posting station again while Walt's not looking.
Category: cyber security S99 Homeland Security Department of Homeland Security ISCI Internet security Dept. of Homeland Security House Committee on Homeland Security SCADA security cybersecurity ISA99 SP99 2008 ACS Conference Congressman Langevin
Submitted by waltboyes on Wed, 08/06/2008 - 11:18
Congressman James Langevin, (D) Rhode Island, keynotes the ACS Cybersecurity Conference: ...
Category: cyber security S99 Homeland Security Wurldtech Achilles Internet security Control Room Security SCADA security
Submitted by waltboyes on Thu, 02/28/2008 - 12:57
From the press release: Industrial Cyber-Security Leader Introduces New Achilles™ Health Check Program for Operators of Global Critical Infrastructure Wurldtech™ Expands Security Service Portfolio; Offering Industrial Organizations a Simple, Cost-Effective Solution to Protect the Integrity and Availability of SCADA and Process Control Systems Worldwide VANCOUVER, BC – February 27, 2008...
Category: cyber security S99 Joe Weiss Homeland Security Ferc NERC Internet security Power grid House Committee on Homeland Security
Submitted by waltboyes on Thu, 01/17/2008 - 19:45
Over on "Unfettered" Joe Weiss reports that FERC has played Solomon with the NERC CIPs and the recommendations from people like the SP99 committee. Solomon, you will recall, determined who the mother of a baby was by threatening to cut it in half.
Category: cyber security process safety S99 Ferc NERC Wurldtech Achilles Department of Homeland Security Internet security Bryan Singer The SCADA list
Submitted by waltboyes on Mon, 12/10/2007 - 11:17
Last week I posted on the SCADA list a response to an IT person who took exception to my statement that IT people who try to do security in process control systems can even be dangerous. In part, I said: You are dead wrong about one thing, though.
Submitted by waltboyes on Mon, 11/26/2007 - 12:49
Joe Weiss posted an extremely thought-provoking blog entry this morning on Unfettered. He questions the hacker/cracker cultural meme of disclosing cybersecurity vulnerabilities for the sheer pleasure of doing it. I think Joe's on to something here. We have a serious problem in cybersecurity in control systems...we don't have en...
Category: cyber security standards S99 Joe Weiss ControlGlobal staff Homeland Security NERC ISCI Internet security House Committee on Homeland Security
Submitted by waltboyes on Thu, 10/18/2007 - 10:33
"If one industry is vulnerable, they all could be," Weiss says. In direct, honest and riveting testimony before the House Committee on Homeland Security, Control's "other blogger" Joe Weiss yesterday hammered NERC, FERC and called NERC's attitude toward cybersecurity "alarming at best and negligent at worst," while he recommended that...
Category: cyber security process safety Industrial Defender Department of Homeland Security Internet security Power grid
Submitted by nbartels on Fri, 09/28/2007 - 15:59
The following showed up in my email box yesterday courtesy of Industrial Defender. It may be a worst-case scenario kind of thing, and cynical me always wonders about who benefits when such scary stories are released on the public that little understands exactly what the implications of such a hacker...