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.

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.

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Top AI trends to expect in manufacturing, agriculture and government

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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

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

Where's the Beef? Ransomware Hit Highlights Cyber Problems

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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.

Meet DoppelPaymer, BitPaymer's Ransomware Lookalike

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

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

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.

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

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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.”

REvil Ransomware Gang Starts Auctioning Victim Data

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“ 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.

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

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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.

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.

Facebook links cyberespionage group APT32 to Vietnamese IT firm

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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.

Another SolarWinds Orion Hack

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

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.

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

Krebs on Security

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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.

European Commission Releases Factsheet on Artificial Intelligence

Hunton Privacy

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Legendary Help: Providing Services to Farmers

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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.

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.

Iranian hackers access unsecured HMI at Israeli Water Facility

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. A group of Iranian hackers gained access to a un unprotected ICS at an Israeli Water Facility and posted a video as proof of the hack.

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Flaws in Realtek RTL8170C Wi-Fi module allow hijacking wireless communications

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The Realtek RTL8710C module is based on a Cortex M3 processor, it is used for several applications in many industries, including Agriculture, Automotive, Energy, Gaming, Healthcare, Industrial, Security, and Smart Home.

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.”

Israel announced to have foiled an attempted cyber-attack on defence firms

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Sodinokibi ransomware gang launches auction site to sell stolen data

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Now the group implemented the new “auction” feature, a first auction is for documents stolen from a Canadian agricultural company that was hacked in May and that refused to pay the ransom.

Episode 215-1: Jeremy O’Sullivan of Kytch On The Tech Serving McDonald’s Ice Cream Monopoly

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Microsoft warns of a large-scale BEC campaign to make gift card scam

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Spotlight: Propaganda

Unwritten Record

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HawkEye Keylogger is involved in attacks against business users

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“ In April 2019, threat actors launched numerous campaigns aimed at targeting industries such as transportation and logistics, healthcare, import and export, marketing, agriculture, and others. . Experts at IBM X-Force observed a new campaign involving the HawkEye keylogger in April and May 2019 aimed at business users. . Malware attacks leveraging a new variant of the HawkEye keylogger have been observed by experts at Talos.

A Trip to the Hawaiian Islands

Unwritten Record

Agriculture was a major part of the economy of Hawaii, due in part to the year round warm climate. Agriculture is still an important industry in Hawaii, but tourism has eclipsed it as the main industry.

Special-Purpose Vehicle Maker Aebi Schmidt Hit by Malware

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High Severity DoS bug affects Several Yokogawa products

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Affected products are used in a broad range of industries worldwide, mainly in the energy, critical manufacturing, and food and agriculture sectors. A serious DoS flaw affects several industrial automation products manufactured by the Yokogawa Electric. The DoS vulnerability in several Yokogawa Electric products affects the Open Communication Driver for Vnet/IP, a real-time plant network system for process automation.

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Unwritten Record

RG 142, Records of the Tennessee Valley Authority, Maps Relating to Agriculture. On May 18 th , 1933, Congress chartered the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), beginning one of Franklin D. Roosevelt’s first projects of his “New Deal” social welfare programs.

Incorporate archived materials from the Wayback Machine into your collections with the Waybackfill Service

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Montana Department of Agriculture website in 1999 (left) and 2019 (right). by the Archive-It team. Archive-It empowers institutions to collect websites and digital materials from the current web and build collections that grow and evolve over time.

Remarkable Records: Wildlife Edition

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