October 3, 2018

Cyber security and the energy sector – risks and consequences

The last few years have seen a number of attempted attacks on electricity grids and energy production plants. Some successful, many others foiled. It is naïve […]
September 10, 2018

Securing Operational Technology Networks with Skybox Security

Operational technology (OT) networks and critical infrastructure encompassing industrial control and supervisory control and data acquisition (ICS and SCADA) systems are becoming more prevalent attack vectors […]
September 10, 2018

Why a Unified Approach to IT and OT Network Security is Critical

Operational technology (OT) encompasses hardware and software that monitors and manages physical equipment and processes. It includes a variety of industrial control systems (ICS) such as […]
September 4, 2018

Defining Control Security

How useful is this definition and understanding of cybersecurity in the world of industrial control systems? At Waterfall Security we see that our customers care enormously […]
July 25, 2018

Security ‘Air Gaps’ in ICS and CNI a myth or a reality?

We often hear the word ‘air gapped’ and Industrial Control Systems (ICS) mentioned in the same breath when it comes to Cybersecurity risk mitigation in the […]
July 1, 2018

The Ubiquity of Targets

When I heard about the Russian attacks on home routers using the VPNFilter malware, I had two immediate thoughts.  First, take care of my home router […]
June 22, 2018

Cyber-Secure Manufacturing MSc

Developed in response to growing threats posed by Industry 4.0 and the development of Smart Factories. This course has been developed for manufacturing engineers/managers to help […]
June 12, 2018

Dragonfly: How Britain’s energy sector was hacked

Last June, on the day the British public went to the polls in the 2017 general election, the country’s energy system was hit by a major […]
June 2, 2018

Nation-State Group Hacked 500,000 Routers to Prepare a Cyber-Attack on Ukraine

Security researchers from Cisco said today that they’ve detected a giant botnet of hacked routers that appears to be preparing for a cyber-attack on Ukraine. Researchers […]
May 9, 2018

Barriers to adopting the EU NIS Directive

Those who have been concerned about the cyber resilience of Operational Technologies (OT) will have celebrated the inception of the EU Network and Information Systems Directive […]
March 16, 2018

Cyber Security continues to be a hot topic

Mike Loginov CEO of the Ascot Barclay Group (ABG) Center, with retired Group Chairman Sir Kevin Tebbit (Right) former Director of GCHQ and Permanent Under Secretary for […]
November 25, 2017

You call that a gap?

The Energy Sector is feeling a little bit left behind but actually they should feel too distant from other verticals all of whom are woefully under-resourced, […]
September 28, 2017

UK Launch Luncheon

Announcing the UK launch luncheon of The International Operational Technology Association (IOTSA) which is to be held on Thursday 5th October 2017 for a strictly limited […]
September 21, 2017

Patching OT Systems – Why bother?

Malware exploiting zero-day vulnerabilities within Microsoft operating systems (OS) looks like a trend that is set to continue explains Serkan Yusuf (OT Security Consultant and Founder […]