Flaws in John Deere Systems Show Agriculture's Cyber Risk

Data Breach Today

John Deere, Researchers Spar Over Impact of Vulnerabilities Flaws uncovered in tractor manufacturer John Deere's systems underscore the cyber risks that come in tandem with the productivity gains from high-tech farming.

Episode 227: What’s Fueling Cyber Attacks on Agriculture ?

The Security Ledger

about the spate of attacks in recent months targeting food processing plants, grain cooperatives and other agriculture sector targets. about the spate of attacks in recent months targeting food processing plants, grain cooperatives and other agriculture sector targets.

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Seeds of Destruction: Cyber Risk Is Growing in Agriculture

The Security Ledger

In this episode of the podcast (#213): Molly Jahn of DARPA and University of Wisconsin joins us to talk about the growing cyber risk to the Food and Agriculture sector, as industry consolidation and precision agriculture combine to increase the chances of cyber disruption of food production.

FBI warns of ransomware attacks targeting the food and agriculture sector

Security Affairs

FBI warns ransomware gangs are actively targeting organizations in the food and agriculture sector. Food and agriculture businesses victimized by ransomware suffer significant financial loss resulting from ransom payments, loss of productivity, and remediation costs.”

DEF CON: Security Holes in Deere, Case IH Shine Spotlight on Agriculture Cyber Risk

The Security Ledger

A demonstration at DEF CON of glaring flaws in software by agricultural equipment giants John Deere and Case IH raise the specter of remote, software-based attacks that could cripple farms and impact US food production.

Episode 218: Denial of Sustenance Attacks -The Cyber Risk To Agriculture

The Security Ledger

agriculture could, in short order, lead to foot shortages and hunger in the U.S. agriculture sector could be much more dire than expensive hamburger or a supermarket shopping bag filled with petrol. agriculture could, in short order, lead to foot shortages and hunger in the U.S.

Top AI trends to expect in manufacturing, agriculture and government

Information Management Resources

While it’s impossible to predict the future with certainty, technologies that incorporate AI and automation are maturing at an incredibly rapid rate across some industries. Artificial intelligence Data strategy Machine learning

Deere John: Researcher Warns Ag Giant’s Site Provides a Map to Customers, Equipment

The Security Ledger

agriculture sector is woefully unprepared for disruptive cyber attacks, experts warn.

Where's the Beef? Ransomware Hit Highlights Cyber Problems

Data Breach Today

agricultural sector and food supply chain. Disruption of Meat Processing Giant JBS Exposes Sector's Security Shortcomings The ransomware attack that disrupted operations at meat processing giant JBS has exposed cybersecurity shortcomings in the U.S.

Crystal Valley Farm Coop Hit with Ransomware

Threatpost

It's the second agricultural business to be seized this week and portends a bitter harvest with yet another nasty jab at critical infrastructure. Malware Web Security

“Edited by Laura Thornburgh,” Pioneer of Motion Picture Education

Unwritten Record

A search in the catalog brought up two additional titles in the United States Department of Agriculture’s series of films for the Extension Service dating to 1931 and we found another because it was mentioned in a botanical garden’s online newsletter.

Meet DoppelPaymer, BitPaymer's Ransomware Lookalike

Dark Reading

New ransomware variant DoppelPaymer was leveraged in campaigns against the City of Edcouch, Texas, and the Chilean Ministry of Agriculture

Summer Road Trip 2019: Maryland and the Traveler’s Toll

Unwritten Record

The first stops on our cross-country tour are close to home in the towns of Meadows and Croom in Prince George’s County, Maryland, which each served as filming locations for a Department of Agriculture production titled Traveler’s Toll. Digitization Photographs Summer Road Trip 2019 Behind-the-Scenes Bureau of Public Roads College Park Department of Agriculture educational films Maryland silent film transportation travelTime to hit the road!

Connecting The Dots: The Kremlin’s Links to Cyber Crime

The Security Ledger

Related Stories Episode 217: What Fighting Pirates Teaches Us About Ransomware Episode 218: Denial of Sustenance Attacks -The Cyber Risk To Agriculture Episode 222: US Rep. The question of whether or not Russia has been involved in ongoing cybercrime is on the minds of many.

Spotlight: Dorothea Lange

Unwritten Record

However, among the holdings of the NARA Still Picture Branch, there are two main series where her photographs can be found: 83-G: Photographic Prints Documenting Programs and Activities of the Bureau of Agricultural Economics and Predecessor Agencies (ca.

Alleged China-linked hackers used SolarWinds bug to breach National Finance Center

Security Affairs

Department of Agriculture, that provides human resources and payroll services to hundreds of federal agencies. Department of Agriculture, was among the affected organizations, raising fears that data on thousands of government employees may have been compromised.”

9 Reasons Why Small Businesses Should Be Using AWS

Cllax

According to NASSCOM, the SMB sector is only 2nd to agriculture in terms of its share of India’s. Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs) are the backbone of a country’s economy. The post 9 Reasons Why Small Businesses Should Be Using AWS first appeared on Cllax - Top of IT. Articles

Crystal Valley hit by ransomware attack, it is the second farming cooperative shut down in a week

Security Affairs

Minnesota-based farming supply cooperative Crystal Valley was hit by a ransomware attack, it is the second attack against the agriculture business in a few days.

Episode 232: Log4j Won’t Go Away (And What To Do About It.)

The Security Ledger

Related Stories Spotlight: How Secrets Sprawl Undermines Software Supply Chain Security Episode 227: What’s Fueling Cyber Attacks on Agriculture ? Episode 218: Denial of Sustenance Attacks -The Cyber Risk To Agriculture. In this episode of the podcast (#232), Tomislav Peri?in

REvil Ransomware Gang Starts Auctioning Victim Data

Krebs on Security

“ Sodin ” and “ Sodinokibi “) used their Dark Web “Happy Blog” to announce its first ever stolen data auction, allegedly selling files taken from a Canadian agricultural production company that REvil says has so far declined its extortion demands.

At Pride Summit: A Warning On Cyber Literacy

The Security Ledger

Related Stories Episode 214: Darkside Down: What The Colonial Attack Means For The Future of Ransomware Episode 218: Denial of Sustenance Attacks -The Cyber Risk To Agriculture Deere John: Researcher Warns Ag Giant’s Site Provides a Map to Customers, Equipment.

Thanks to Trump, more U.S. milk will be coming from robots

Information Management Resources

Robotics Agriculture industry Data managementAlong with immigrant worker worries, cheap credit and improvements in technology are coming together to tip the scales in favor of robotics on dairy farms.

Critical flaws in myPRO HMI/SCADA product could allow takeover vulnerable systems

Security Affairs

The vulnerabilities impact organizations operating in critical infrastructure sectors, such as energy, food and agriculture, transportation systems, water and wastewater systems. A researcher found a dozen vulnerabilities in mySCADA myPRO product, some of which have been rated as critical.

Two more cyber attacks hit Israel’s water facilities in June

Security Affairs

One of the attacks hit agricultural water pumps in upper Galilee, while the other one hit water pumps in the central province of Mateh Yehuda. According to local media, the targets of the attacks were small drainage installations in the agriculture sector.

Facebook links cyberespionage group APT32 to Vietnamese IT firm

Security Affairs

Facebook has suspended some accounts linked to APT32 that were involved in cyber espionage campaigns to spread malware. Facebook has suspended several accounts linked to the APT32 cyberespionage that abused the platform to spread malware.

JBS attack has likely a Russian origin

Security Affairs

“The White House has offered assistance to JBS and our team at the Department of Agriculture have spoken to their leadership several times in the last day,” Jean-Pierre said. Department of Agriculture.

Spotlight: How Secrets Sprawl Undermines Software Supply Chain Security

The Security Ledger

Related Stories Episode 227: What’s Fueling Cyber Attacks on Agriculture ? Mackenzie Jackson, the Developer Advocate at GitGuardian joins Paul to discuss how “secrets sprawl” on sites like GitHub threatens software supply chains.

Another SolarWinds Orion Hack

Schneier on Security

Department of Agriculture, was among the affected organizations, raising fears that data on thousands of government employees may have been compromised. […].

Episode 233: Unpacking Log4Shell’s Un-coordinated Disclosure Chaos

The Security Ledger

Episode 229: BugCrowd’s Casey Ellis On What’s Hot In Bug Hunting Episode 227: What’s Fueling Cyber Attacks on Agriculture ?

Security Blueprints of Many Companies Leaked in Hack of Swedish Firm Gunnebo

Krebs on Security

In the video, the REvil representative stated that the most desirable targets for the group were agriculture companies, manufacturers, insurance firms, and law firms.

Spotlight: Saving Time with “A Step Saving Kitchen”

Unwritten Record

It comes from the Records of the Department of Agriculture, in the series “Public Information and Training Motion Picture and Television Productions, 1990 – 1995”, which consists of films produced or acquired to document agriculture, forestry, and home economics.

EU Parliament and Council of the EU Reach Agreement on Data Governance Act

Hunton Privacy

The European Commission also indicated it will further develop and fund European data spaces to “pool data in key strategic sectors and areas of public interest, such as health, agriculture and manufacturing.”.

Episode 228: CISA’s Eric Goldstein on being Everyone’s Friend in Cyber

The Security Ledger

Related Stories Spotlight: When Ransomware Comes Calling Episode 227: What’s Fueling Cyber Attacks on Agriculture ?

Legendary Help: Providing Services to Farmers

Rocket Software

From agriculture and food supply chains to real estate and restaurants, they are counted on to provide reliable, consistent results. Farming is an essential industry. Farmers feed citizens, create jobs, and help stimulate the economy.

American food processing giant JBS Foods halts production after cyberattack

Security Affairs

Federal Agriculture Minister David Littleproud confirmed the government was aware of the attack. The American food processing company and meat producer JBS Foods was forced to shut down production at multiple sites worldwide following a cyberattack.

European Commission Releases Factsheet on Artificial Intelligence

Hunton Privacy

The factsheet also includes some examples of projects conducted by the Commission in AI (including in agriculture, data and eHealth, public administration and services, and transport and manufacturing). On July 4, 2019, the European Commission published a factsheet on artificial intelligence (“AI”) for Europe (the “Factsheet”).

Episode 231: Solving the US’s Endemic Cybersecurity Worker Shortage

The Security Ledger

Related Stories Spotlight: How Secrets Sprawl Undermines Software Supply Chain Security Episode 228: CISA’s Eric Goldstein and the Challenge of Being Everyone’s Friend in Cyber Episode 227: What’s Fueling Cyber Attacks on Agriculture ?

Over 100 irrigation systems left exposed online without protection

Security Affairs

One of the attacks hit agricultural water pumps in upper Galilee, while the other one hit water pumps in the central province of Mateh Yehuda. Researchers found more than 100 smart irrigation systems running ICC PRO that were left exposed online without a password last month.

Australia: Consumer Data Right pipeline to cast a wide net

DLA Piper Privacy Matters

agriculture. Authors: Anthony Lloyd , Alex Horder. Background.

Chinese hackers stole info from Spanish centers working on Covid19 vaccine

Security Affairs

“Similar responses were provided by the National Institute of Agricultural and Food Research and Technology (INIA) and by the University of Santiago de Compostela, where a team led by José Manuel Martínez Costas is working on an original angle based on a strategy involving bird virus.”