Congress Focuses on Industrial Control System Security

Data Breach Today

Senate Bill Would Require CISA to Identify and Respond to ICS Threats A bipartisan group of senators is pushing a bill that would require CISA to identify and respond to vulnerabilities and threats that target industrial control systems.

Industrial Espionage Campaign Uncovered

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Kaspersky: 'MontysThree' Uses Detection Evasion Techniques A hacking group is taking aim at industrial targets in an ongoing cyberespionage campaign, security firm Kaspersky reports.


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Nigerian Hacker Connected to Aviation Industry Attacks

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Researchers: Attacker Sold Pilfered Airline Data on the Darknet Cisco Talos researchers have connected a previously discovered series of aviation industry attacks stretching back more than three years to a Nigeria-based attacker.

Conti’s Ransomware Toll on the Healthcare Industry

Krebs on Security

Weiss now serves as the chief security officer of the Health Information Sharing & Analysis Center (H-ISAC), an industry group that shares information about cyberattacks against healthcare providers.

How to Overcome the Pain Points of Your CRM

CRM software is a powerful tool when used correctly, yet another obstacle to a sales team’s efficiency when it’s not. Leveraging research and commentary from industry analysts, this eBook explores how your sales team can get back valuable time by overcoming some pain points with your CRM, such as low adoption rates, integrations, and data quality.

Industrial Control System Malware Discovered

Schneier on Security

The Department of Energy, CISA, the FBI, and the NSA jointly issued an advisory describing a sophisticated piece of malware called Pipedream that’s designed to attack a wide range of industrial control systems.

Kroll Data Breach Report: Unregulated Industries Targeted

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The number of data breach notifications jumped 140% in 2020 from the previous year, with a surge in attacks against less-regulated industries, according to Kroll's 2021 Data Breach Outlook.

How Ekans Ransomware Targets Industrial Control Systems

Data Breach Today

Researchers Identified Malware Variants With Advanced Capabilities Researchers with FortiGuard Labs have uncovered two samples of the Ekans ransomware strain that offer some additional insight into how the crypto-locking malware targets industrial control systems, according to a new report.

Kaspersky Updates Industrial Cybersecurity Service

Dark Reading

Kaspersky Industrial CyberSecurity unlocks centralized management and visibility across entire OT infrastructure

'ModPipe' POS Malware Attacking Hospitality Industry

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Carefully Crafted Backdoor Targets Specific Oracle Software Used to Store Data A recently uncovered point-of-sale malware called "ModPipe" is targeting specific Oracle software used by thousands of restaurants and other businesses in the hospitality industry, according to researchers at ESET.

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How ZoomInfo Helps Overcome the Top Pain Points of Inside Sales

Recent digital transformation has shifted the B2B landscape by ushering in the era of buyer empowerment. With more access to user reviews, analyst opinion, and industry research, decision-makers are more informed than ever while navigating what is now known as the “buyer’s journey.”

Securing Industrial IoT: It’s All About the Architecture

Data Breach Today

Organizations are connecting to industrial control networks at an increasing pace. The need to connect to the IT environment, cloud applications and remote workers has created a definitive gap by eroding the demilitarized zone.

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Key trends for the Financial Services industry in 2022

OpenText Information Management

As we head into 2022, it’s clear that the Financial Services industry overall has responded well to the impact of COVID-19 — but it hasn’t emerged unscathed. Banking & Insurance employee experience Financial Service Industry personalization in banking

Japanese Kawasaki Heavy Industries discloses security breach

Security Affairs

Japanese giant Kawasaki Heavy Industries discovered unauthorized access to a Japanese company server from multiple overseas offices. Kawasaki Heavy Industries disclosed a security breach, the company discovered unauthorized access to a Japanese company server from multiple overseas offices.

Introducing OpenText Industrial Grid

OpenText Information Management

One topic that’s underpinned my blogs is the need for a secure IoT network to deliver on the promise of Industry 4.0. Failing to attest and secure IoT … The post Introducing OpenText Industrial Grid appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Business Network Enterprise World Industry IoT iiot industrial IoT OpenText Industrial Grid

The Impact of Direct Dials on Sales Productivity

Leveraging the latest industry research, this eBook highlights the impact of direct dial phone numbers on sales productivity with the goal of empowering reps to have more conversations with prospects, and consequently, schedule more meetings, increase opportunities, and close more business - fast.

Experts spotted Industrial Spy, a new stolen data marketplace

Security Affairs

A new marketplace named Industrial Spy that focuses on the sale of stolen data appeared in the threat landscape. Malware HunterTeam and Bleeping Computer reported the born of a new marketplace called Industrial Spy that sells stolen data and offers free stolen data to its members.

Experts warn of anomalous spyware campaigns targeting industrial firms

Security Affairs

Researchers spotted several spyware campaigns targeting industrial enterprises to steal credentials and conduct financial fraud. The post Experts warn of anomalous spyware campaigns targeting industrial firms appeared first on Security Affairs.

Global Financial Industry Facing Fresh Round of Cyberthreats

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VPN Vulnerabilities Put Industrial Control Systems at Risk

Data Breach Today

Claroty Researchers Find Remote Access Tool Bugs Could Lead to Attacks Vulnerabilities in some VPNs used to remotely connect to industrial control systems could enable hackers to compromise large-scale industrial organizations, the security firm Claroty reports

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Best Practices for a Marketing Database Cleanse

As frustrating as contact and account data management can be, this is still your database – a massive asset to your organization, even if it is rife with holes and inaccurate information. Entrusting a vendor to help maintain its accuracy and completeness is no ordinary engagement. Download ZoomInfo’s latest data-driven eBook aimed to help marketing leaders understand the best practices around choosing a B2B contact data provider.

Compliance and Legal industry predictions for 2022

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While not revolutionary in nature, we are undergoing a new digital age call to action by a … The post Compliance and Legal industry predictions for 2022 appeared first on OpenText Blogs

Energy industry 2021 predictions

OpenText Information Management

Mining companies, meanwhile, are … The post Energy industry 2021 predictions appeared first on OpenText Blogs. 2020 sent shock waves across oil and gas, utilities and mining organizations, creating dramatic shifts in supply and demand, revenue streams and productivity.

New Ransomware Targets Industrial Controls: Report

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Dragos Researchers Describe Potential Threat Posed by Ekans Ransomware Ekans, a recently discovered ransomware variant that's designed to target industrial control systems, appears to have some of the same characteristics found in Megacortex, malware that struck several high-profile targets in 2019, according to the security firm Dragos.

'Disrupting the Hell Out of the Industry'

Data Breach Today

Tom Thimot and George Tubin of Socure say they are here to disrupt the industry Socure's Tom Thimot and George Tubin on Securing Identity As fraud has shifted over the past decade from basic account takeover to synthetic identities and new account fraud, so has the field of identity protection evolved.

Reaching Unreachable Candidates

Speaker: Patrick Dempsey and Andrew Erpelding of ZoomInfo

What is ZoomInfo for Recruiters? Find and connect with the right talent to fill roles fast with more data, basic search, advanced search, candidate and company profiles, and export results. Watch this On-Demand Webinar today to see how ZoomInfo for Recruiters can work to get your talented candidates results.

Feds Uncover a ‘Swiss Army Knife’ for Hacking Industrial Systems

WIRED Threat Level

The malware toolkit, known as Pipedream, is perhaps the most versatile tool ever made to target critical infrastructure like power grids and oil refineries. Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks Security / National Security

Kroll Data Breach Report: Less-Regulated Industries Targeted

Data Breach Today

The number of data breach notifications jumped 140% in 2020 from the previous year, with a surge in attacks against less-regulated industries, according to Kroll's 2021 Data Breach Outlook.

How the thriving fraud industry within Facebook attacks independent media

Security Affairs

Experts investigate how stolen Facebook accounts are used as part of a well-established fraud industry inside Facebook. The stolen accounts are systematically abused to increase Likes and Followers on demand as part of a well established fraud industry inside Facebook.

Industrial Systems See More Vulnerabilities, Greater Threat

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The makers of operational technology and connected devices saw reported vulnerabilities grow by half in 2021, but other trends may be more disturbing


Top 10 industries for monetizing data: Is yours one of them?

Find out which industries, use cases, and business applications are the best opportunities for data monetization. Understand what data is being monetized, who wants it, and why. Use data you already own to create new revenue sources. Download the eBook today!

Open Source Security Gets $150M Boost From Industry Heavy Hitters

Dark Reading

Maintainers of open source software (OSS) will gain additional security tools for their own projects, while the developers who use OSS — and about 97% of software does — will gain more data on security

Supporting the essential energy industry

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But there are some essentials that, even with all that we are … The post Supporting the essential energy industry appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Industries Utilities Oil & Gas Mobility mobile Content

Welcome to the era of the industrial cloud

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The industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is having a profound effect on how manufacturing organizations share information. Industries Automotive & Manufacturing cloud IoT Industrial Internet of Things

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6 Malware Tools Designed to Disrupt Industrial Control Systems (ICS)

Dark Reading

Stuxnet was the first known malware built to attack operational technology environment. Since then, there have been several others


How to Overcome the Pain Points of Your CRM

When used effectively, a CRM can be the life blood of your sales team – keeping everyone organized, efficient, and at peak productivity. Leveraging leading industry research from industry analysts, this eBook explores how your sales team can gain back valuable time.

US Bureau of Industry and Security bans export of hacking tools to authoritarian regimes

Security Affairs

The Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) would ban U.S. The Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) would introduce a new export control rule aimed at banning the export or resale of hacking tools to authoritarian regimes.

Driving innovation in the energy industry

OpenText Information Management

Worldwide demand for energy is growing faster than ever, leading to rapid changes in the energy industry and in the wider world beyond. PwC says the sector faces a “big change… [that] may … The post Driving innovation in the energy industry appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

Fidelity: "Why cybersecurity is material to all industries"


They note that the threat of Russian cyberattacks highlights vulnerabilities across industries. Fidelity just published an article titled " Cybersecurity: A growing risk ". I'm quoting a small section and I suggest you read the rest of the article here. Cybersecurity

COVID-19: the implications for industries

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Also impacted are services where an interruption would endanger life, health or personal … The post COVID-19: the implications for industries appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Industries Covid-19

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Best Practices for Modern Records Management and Retention

Speaker: Sean Baird, Director of Product Marketing at Nuxeo

Documents are at the heart of many business processes. Organizations in highly regulated industries are realizing that traditional records management practices are insufficient and ineffective in today’s digital world. Join Sean Baird as he highlights best practices for effective records management and retention. He will explore how digital transformation can counteract the costs, inefficiencies, and end-user considerations that make it difficult to maintain compliance. He will highlight real-world successes and analyze the key strategies and technologies that help organizations find balance.