2 ATM Manufacturers Patch Vulnerabilities

Data Breach Today

Diebold Nixdorf and NCR Say Unpatched Flaws Could Permit Deposit Forgery Diebold Nixdorf and NCR have issued patches for ATM software vulnerabilities that could enable a hacker with physical access to the devices to commit deposit forgery, according to the Carnegie Mellon University CERT Coordination Center.

Gaming hardware manufacturer Razer suffered a data leak

Security Affairs

Gaming hardware manufacturer Razer suffered a data leak, an unsecured database managed by the company containing gamers’ info was exposed online. Gaming hardware manufacturer Razer has suffered a data leak, this is the discovery made by the security researcher Bob Diachenko.


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Cyber-Criminal espionage Operation insists on Italian Manufacturing

Security Affairs

ZLab researchers spotted a new malicious espionage activity targeting Italian companies operating worldwide in the manufacturing sector. During our Cyber Threat Intelligence monitoring we spotted new malicious activities targeting some Italian companies operating worldwide in the manufacturing sector, some of them also part of the automotive production chain. SecurityAffairs – Italian manufacturing, hacking).

Threatlist: Manufacturing, a Top Target for Espionage


Vectra’s 2018 Spotlight Report found that attackers can easily spy, spread and steal information, largely unhindered by the insufficient internal access controls that are in place. lateral movement manufacturing operational technology reconnaissance vectraCritical Infrastructure Hacks Privacy Cyberattacks espionage industry 4.0

To Make the Internet of Things Safe, Start with Manufacturing

Thales eSecurity

Typically, when they are manufactured, IoT devices receive their initial identity in the form of a “digital birth certificate.” Therefore, manufacturing is the first critical link in the chain to establish trust across the IoT. Securing the manufacturing process of IoT devices includes three steps: Controlling production runs to ensure product legitimacy and prevent counterfeiting.

Overcome the engineering remote access resistance

OpenText Information Management

Engineers are used to using expensive and … The post Overcome the engineering remote access resistance appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Technologies Automotive & Manufacturing UtilitiesMany organizations see the benefit of centralizing IT into a single – or limited number – of global data centers.

Hackers have stolen customer data from Titan Manufacturing and Distributing company for nearly one year

Security Affairs

Cyber criminals have stolen customer data from the Titan Manufacturing and Distributing company for nearly one year using a malware. Hackers hit the Titan Manufacturing and Distributing company and compromised its computer system to steal customer payment card data for an entire year. Attackers breached into the computer system at Titan Manufacturing and Distributing company to steal customer payment card data for roughly a year. Titan Manufacturing and Distributing, Inc.

California Enacts New Requirements for Internet of Things Manufacturers

Hunton Privacy

According to Bloomberg Law, the Bills’ non-specificity regarding what “reasonable” features include is intentional; it is up to the manufacturers to decide what steps to take. Manufacturers argue that the Bills are egregiously vague, and do not apply to companies that import and resell connected devices made in other countries under their own labels.

Dell, HP Memory-Access Bugs Open Attacker Path to Kernel Privileges


The manufacturers have issued BIOS updates to address the issues, but researchers warn DMA attacks are likely possible against a range of laptops and desktops. Vulnerabilities BIOS Update CVE-2019-18579 Dell direct memory access dma eclypsium firmware HP kernel privileges vulnerabilities

How ‘smart machinery access’ boosts heavy equipment health and safety


Manufacturing smart factoryThe concept of creating a “smart factory” by integrating IoT devices, digital twin technology, advanced data analytics and automation of the complete product lifecycle is gaining widespread acceptance. But what about extending digitization beyond the production line and its immediate environment to include heavy machinery, bulldozers, overhead gantry cranes, oversized trucks, forklifts, oilfield pieces, wheel […].

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Experts found undocumented access feature in Siemens SIMATIC PLCs

Security Affairs

Researchers discovered an undocumented access feature in Siemens SIMATIC S7-1200 programmable logic controller (PLC) that could be exploited by attackers to execute arbitrary code on affected devices. The teams of researchers discovered that the hardware undocumented access mode was present in the bootloader code since 2013. “There is an access mode used during manufacturing of S7-1200 CPUs that allows additional diagnostic functionality.

CISA warns of critical flaws in Prima FlexAir access control system

Security Affairs

CISA published a security advisory to warn of multiple critical vulnerabilities affecting in Prima FlexAir access control system. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) published an advisory to warn of critical flaws affecting access control systems manufactured by Prima Systems. Prima access control has a wide range of solutions, including wall-mounted readers, electronic lock cylinders, parking access control, and elevator control. The U.S.

Iran-linked APT group Pioneer Kitten sells access to hacked networks

Security Affairs

Iran-linked APT group Pioneer Kitten is now trying to monetize its efforts by selling access to some of the networks it has hacked to other hackers. According to a report published by Crowdstrike, the group is now trying to sell access to some to compromised companies on a cybercrime forum.

Access and Source Code to Samsung Apps Left Unprotected on Public Server

Adam Levin

In addition to the underlying code of several major Samsung apps was a security token that allowed unfettered access to 135 projects and applications. The real threat lies in the possibility of someone acquiring this level of access to the application source code, and injecting it with malicious code without the company knowing,” said Mossab Hussein, the cybersecurity researcher who discovered the server.

Protect your organization from failures or unavailability of remote access infrastructure

OpenText Information Management

In today’s organizations, team members are often geographically dispersed, making high-quality remote access critical to productivity. OpenText™ Exceed™ TurboX is a leading remote access software solution that provides remote access to graphically demanding software on Windows, Linux and UNIX.

How to delight customers with engaging experiences

OpenText Information Management

Many customer service reps and case managers deal with manual or fragmented processes, and a lack of access to critical … The post How to delight customers with engaging experiences appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

How TRUfusion Enterprise Can Help The Automotive Industry Recover After COVID-19

Rocket Software

One industry that received significant attention at the beginning of the pandemic was manufacturing. With borders closed, the supply chain was limited, which caused significant delays to manufacturing. For car manufacturing, the industry suffered additional setbacks.

Pitney Bowes Battles Second Ransomware Attack

Data Breach Today

Mailing Equipment Manufacturer Suffered Another Attack Last October After suffering a ransomware attack last October that left several systems inaccessible, mailing equipment manufacturer Pitney Bowes reports that it recently blocked another ransomware attack before any data was encrypted and says there's "no evidence of further unauthorized access to our IT systems

Most IoT Hardware Dangerously Easy to Crack

Dark Reading

Manufacturers need to invest more effort into protecting root-level access to connected devices, security researcher says

AUSTRALIA: Assistance and Access Act, December 2018 – Holy grail of uncertainty created by new rushed-in data encryption laws

DLA Piper Privacy Matters

On 6 December 2018, the Australian Telecommunications and Other Legislation Amendment (Assistance and Access) Bill 2018 (Cth) (the Act ) was rushed through both houses of Federal Parliament without amendment and received royal assent on 8 December 2018. Uncategorized Assistance and Access Act encryption intelligence gathering Investigatory Powers Act 2016 penalties telecommunications

Facebook disputes report phone makers had deep data access

Information Management Resources

It was reported that the firm had struck deals with device manufacturers that allowed them full access to information on users and their friends. Customer data Data privacy Facebook

Report: S. Korean Company's Database Leaking Business Data

Data Breach Today

Industrial Supplier DK-Lok's Unsecured Database Accesible Via Internet, Researchers Say Independent security researchers have found yet another unsecured database accessible via the internet. This time, the exposed data belongs to South Korean manufacturing company DK-Lok

FTC Settles Charges in First Case Against Mobile Device Manufacturer

Hunton Privacy

HTC”) alleging that the mobile device manufacturer “failed to take reasonable steps to secure the software it developed for its smartphones and tablet computers, introducing security flaws that placed sensitive information about millions of consumers at risk.” This settlement marks the FTC’s first case against a mobile device manufacturer. On February 22, 2013, the Federal Trade Commission announced that it had settled charges against HTC America, Inc. (“HTC”)

US Has Evidence of Huawei Backdoor: Report

Data Breach Today

Chinese Firm Denies Allegations That It Can Access Networks As the U.S. ramps up pressure on its allies to ban equipment from Chinese manufacturer Huawei from their 5G networks, U.S. officials now say they have evidence that the firm has created a backdoor that allows it to access mobile phone networks around the world, the Wall Street Journal reports

Australian manufacturing companies boost productivity and competitive advantage with enterprise social software


While a bit light on details, I'm not going to complain about this positive story in the ITPro section of the Fairfax newspapers about two packaging manufacturing companies using enterprise social software to help their bottom-line. Pact Group say that Chatter has "helped improve productivity by allowing employees to more quickly share large files, pose questions to help solve problems quickly and access knowledge from all its sites.".

Japanese Aerospace Firm Kawasaki Warns of Data Breach


The Japanese aerospace manufacturer said that starting in June, overseas unauthorized access to its servers may have compromised customer data. Breach Hacks breach compromised data Customer Data data breach Kawasaki Kawasaki Heavy Industries stolen data

Chinese Ministry Issues New Rule Restricting Pre-Installation of Software by Manufacturers of Mobile Devices

Hunton Privacy

Most significantly, the Notice now covers manufacturers that apply to the MIIT for network-access licenses for their smart mobile networking devices, whereas the original draft would have also applied to entities that purchase customized devices from such manufacturers. The Notice comes during a period of rapid development in this industry in China, with an ever-increasing number of entities manufacturing smartphones.

DHS Reportedly Warns of Chinese-Made Drones Stealing Data

Data Breach Today

Drones May Be Sending Data Back to China, According to News Reports The Department of Homeland Security is warning that Chinese-made drones could be sending sensitive data back to their manufacturers, where it can be accessed by the government, according to news reports

Hackers are Hurting the Internet of Things in More Ways Than you Think


Yes, the IoT adds benefits to just about anything through remote access, telemetry (taking measures from a distance) and control. With keys in hand, cyberthugs can access and sift through data that the encryption was meant to protect. With the unfettered access to IoT that follows, cyberthieves can steal consumer data that devices like digital signs and kiosks collect.

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Thunderbolt Flaws Expose Millions of PCs to Hands-On Hacking

WIRED Threat Level

The so-called Thunderspy attack takes less than five minutes to pull off with physical access to a device, and affects any PC manufactured before 2019. Security Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks

Meet Perficient’s Chief Strategists: Arvind Murali

Perficient Data & Analytics

Or, if our manufacturing clients can simulate their components digitally and use analytics to enhance productivity, that increases their efficiency. How do we want to access our data? Thrilling our clients with innovation and impact – it’s not just rhetoric. This belief is instrumental for our clients’ success. In 2018, we introduced our Chief Strategists , who provide vision and leadership to help our clients remain competitive.

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Kali Project Encryption and Isolation Using Vagrant and BitLocker

Perficient Data & Analytics

After the Kali VM boots and becomes accessible, the initial “vagrant up” operation continues with the provisioning of the box. “Provisioning” is a series of post-boot steps that include associating our mounted virtual drive to the VM to serve as a “synced folder” The provisioning process also runs a shell script on the VM to install additional software packages that we may have specified in the Vagrantfile file.

Reltio Supports Apple CEO Tim Cook’s Clarion Call for Stronger US Customer Data Privacy Laws


Deploying processes for required data access, change and deletion. Managing relationships: Graph technologies play a unique role here — they offer a deeper and more accessible understanding of relationships between stores, locations, channels and types of consent. Uncategorized Business Compliance & GDPR Financial Services & Insurance Healthcare High-Tech & Manufacturing Media & Entertainment Retail & CPG Travel & Hospitality

#ModernDataMasters: Mike Evans, Chief Technology Officer


You must access the right data and build the right data models for your enterprise before you start leaping down the path of building solutions.”. Uncategorized B Compliance & GDPR B Consumer 360 B Customer 360 B Digital Transformation B Financial Services & Insurance B Healthcare B High-Tech & Manufacturing B IT B Business B Life Sciences B Machine Learning B Patient & Member 360 B Retail & CPGKate Tickner, Reltio.

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Why Reltio is All-in on Salesforce Customer 360, and the Adobe, Microsoft, SAP Open Data Initiative


The single customer 360 ID will enable companies to access customer information through Salesforce’s various applications including Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Marketing Cloud, and Commerce Cloud. Reltio will help both initiatives by continuously unifying and organizing all data within their respective models while making it universally accessible for collaboration and consumption across the enterprise. Manish Sood, CEO & Founder, Reltio.

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To BOT or NOT: That Is the Question


They save time and money for the organization and provide 24/7 customer service, making your business accessible beyond office hours. Featured Professional Development artificial intelligence automation chatbots healthcare influence modern technology manufacturing real estate supply chain management technological solutions transactional bot solutionBots are everywhere!

#ModernDataMasters: Michele Chambers, AWS


At another time, that business might need cold storage for PII data for the last 20 years – you need to access it, but not pay for storage at a premium level. . Uncategorized B Compliance & GDPR B Consumer 360 B Customer 360 B Digital Transformation B Financial Services & Insurance B Healthcare B High-Tech & Manufacturing B IT B Business B Life Sciences B Machine Learning B Patient & Member 360 B Retail & CPGKate Tickner, Reltio.

What Makes a Data Genius?


You have access to real-time data about your customers, partners, suppliers, employees, business processes, and transactions, and that data holds a great deal of value within. Ankur Gupta, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Reltio. Data is a precious thing and will last longer than the systems themselves.” – Tim Berners-Lee , inventor of the World Wide Web. Today we constantly consume and generate data, but often miss the real value it can create.

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IPG Photonics high-performance laser developer hit with ransomware

Security Affairs

manufacturer of high-performance fiber lasers for diverse applications and industries was hit by a ransomware attack that disrupted its operations. IPG Photonics manufactures high-performance fiber lasers, amplifiers, and laser systems for diverse applications and industries.

#ModernDataMasters: Steve Whiting, Chief Operations Officer


What’s helped to drive me on is access to all the data and the gadgets that enabled me to monitor my progress, keep on track and ultimately get back into a pair of 32-inch waist Levis!”. Uncategorized B Compliance & GDPR B Consumer 360 B Customer 360 B Digital Transformation B Financial Services & Insurance B Healthcare B High-Tech & Manufacturing B IT B Business B Life Sciences B Machine Learning B Patient & Member 360 B Retail & CPGKate Tickner, Reltio.

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