A recent IBM X-Force report found that attacks against industrial control systems (ICS) increased significantly in 2016 over last year's numbers.
It's important to consider factors related to operations and infrastructure, not just threats, when discussing grid security for the utilities industry.
The machines rose at DEF CON 24 in Las Vegas. Autonomous hacking machines successfully analyzed, patched and exploited software at the conference.
A newly discovered ICS malware called Irongate is eerily similar to the Stuxnet worm in the way it goes after SCADA and industrial control systems.
A security researcher recently identified three Moxa vulnerabilities that could put industrial control systems at risk if not addressed.
Proactive cybersecurity solutions are needed to protect critical industrial control systems from the growing risk of cyberattacks.
Energy executives are highly confident in their ability to handle threat detection and cyberattacks, but security pros on the ground don't agree.
According to a recent MarketsandMarkets report, organizations in the oil industry are facing an increasing number of new cyberattacks.
Security researchers have uncovered disturbing vulnerabilities that currently exist in SCADA systems — and that leave industries open to hacker attacks.
During the Mason-IBM-NSF conference in April 2015, experts had several insightful discussions regarding cybersecurity and industrial control systems.