ATM Manufacturer Diebold Nixdorf Hit With Ransomware

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Company Says April Attack Caused 'Limited IT Systems Outage' Diebold Nixdorf, one of the largest makers of ATMs, says it sustained a ransomware attack on April 25, but it experienced only a "limited IT systems outage" and ATM machines were not affected

Medical Device Security: The Manufacturer's View

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Michael McNeil of Philips on the Manufacturer's Role in Improving Device Cybersecurity Awareness of medical device security issues has grown dramatically over the past few years.

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Georgia Wire Manufacturer Struck by Ransomware

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Southwire Says It's Bringing Systems Back Online A large Atlanta-area manufacturer of wire and cable says it has brought some systems back online after what appears to be a ransomware infection.

IoT devices at major Manufacturers infected with crypto-miner

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Hackers have infected with a piece of malware some IoT devices running Windows 7 designed by three of the world’s largest manufacturers. Security experts from TrapX reported that some IoT devices running Windows 7 have been infected with a piece of malware, is it a supply chain attack?

The power of combining AI and analytics for manufacturers

OpenText Information Management

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has become one of the hottest topics in manufacturing today. The range of business and operational applications that it can be put to is almost limitless. Yet, it’s fair to say that we’re still very early in the AI adoption curve.

Five use cases for digital twins in manufacturing

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It creates a complete digital replica of a physical object and uses the twin as the main point of digital communication. Without … The post Five use cases for digital twins in manufacturing appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

Major market trends driving the manufacturing sector in 2019

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Earlier this year, OpenText™ became a member of the Manufacturers Leadership Council, the highly influential leadership network for senior executives in the manufacturing industry. Recently, the organization outlined some of the market trends it saw affecting the industry this year.

Swiss rail vehicle manufacturer Stadler hit by a malware-based attack

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Stadler, a Swiss manufacturer of railway rolling stock disclosed a data breach, hackers attempted to blackmail the company. International rail vehicle manufacturer, Stadler , disclosed a security breach that might have also allowed the attackers to steal company data.

Manufacturing 4.0? Industry 4.0? It’s all digital manufacturing to me

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I recently attended the Manufacturers Leadership Summit hosted by Frost & Sullivan in LA. This three-day event was full of presentations, case studies and discussions on the journey to Manufacturing 4.0. The Manufacturing Leadership Summit is … The post Manufacturing 4.0?

Brexit readiness: what can manufacturers do now?

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It’s a particularly uncomfortable and uncertain time for the UK manufacturing industry in the face of Brexit ambiguity. Compliance Information Management Innovation Tour brexit industry regulation information governance manufacturing Manufacturing Industry

GDPR in manufacturing: Where to start, threats and opportunities

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Although it seems like we’ve been talking about this new legislation for a long time, companies in every sector have been slow to react, with almost a third of small UK manufacturers not even beginning GDPR preparations.

Top 5 big data analytics software benefits for manufacturing in 2019

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Data has long been the lifeblood of manufacturing. Companies have used it to increase efficiencies, improve performance and productivity, and reduce waste. Analytics big data analytics Industry magellan manufacturing Manufacturing Industry

Streamlining the Manufacturing and Automotive Treasury Function

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The strategic vision of the manufacturing and automotive treasury function is to deliver efficiency, control, and scalability. It can also help you enable information delivery and simplify the integration of general ledger and golden source data in reporting.

What will be the effect of Brexit in the manufacturing industry?

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Last year, the UK government said that it had conducted no sectorial impact assessments of the UK’s withdrawal from the EU single market. It has since rolled back from that statement, but this has only added to the confusion and uncertainty surrounding Brexit in the Manufacturing industry.

Applying Digital Asset Management (DAM) to improve manufacturing operations

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Let’s face it. Some sections of the manufacturing industries have been slow in adopting a customer-centric approach to their business.

The top trends for manufacturing in 2018

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We’re now quite well into 2018 but I thought it was still worth putting together a blog on the trends I see affecting manufacturing over the coming year.

Agile for Small and Medium-Sized Manufacturing Companies

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I’ve had the pleasure of working with many small and mid-sized manufacturers. When it comes to product innovation and monetizing a concept, smaller companies cannot keep up with the larger ones. They throw flexibility as a competitive advantage out the window when it comes to product development. The consumer is typically represented by a “product owner” whose role is to put a stamp on a product when it is at its absolute minimum.

CVE-2018-4251 – Apple did not disable Intel Manufacturing Mode in its laptops

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Positive Technologies while analyzing Intel Management Engine (ME) discovered that Apple did not disable Intel Manufacturing Mode in its laptops. Experts from security firm Positive Technologies while analyzing Intel Management Engine (ME) discovered that Apple forgot did not lock it in laptops. An attacker can exploit a flaw in the Intel ME to establish a backdoor on the affected system and gain full control over it.

To Make the Internet of Things Safe, Start with Manufacturing

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For the IoT to deliver on its promise, organizations that deploy the technology must be able to trust their connected devices, trust that the data they collect is real and unaltered, and ensure that once collected, the data itself is protected for privacy and security.

6 great reasons why manufacturers should attend Enterprise World 2018

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The pace and scale of technological change in manufacturing is stunning. And, it’s only getting bigger and faster. Enterprise World Industry Posts Analytics digital enterprise Digital Supply Chain digital transformation enterprise world 2018 Industry IoT manufacturing supply chain

Winnti Group was planning a devastating supply-chain attack against Asian manufacturer

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Winnti Group is back with a new modular Win backdoor that was used to infect the servers of a high-profile Asian mobile hardware and software manufacturer. Researchers also discovered that the APT group used an updated version of its ShadowPad malware.

Digital Transformation in a Global Manufacture Organization

Perficient Data & Analytics

In each industry and even the whole economics system, digitization and intelligentization have become buzz-words, and it will help the manufacture industry upgrade its production, management and efficiency to the next level. Modern and Advanced IT Architecture.

3 approaches for proactive responses to supply chain impacts in manufacturing


3 approaches for proactive responses to supply chain impacts in manufacturing. Since the COVID-19 outbreak began in the key global manufacturing hub of Wuhan, China, the impacts on the broader industry have been growing exponentially.

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.

Technology trends in automotive

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A few short months ago, I wrote a blog predicting the top tech trends for manufacturing and automotive for 2020. Now that we’re halfway through the year, I thought it might be a good idea to take a second look at my 2020 predictions.

Taming the data tsunami

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The industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is about to transform everything for manufacturers. But, the sheer volume of data and speed of its creation is … The post Taming the data tsunami appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

3D Printing Takes First Steps Into Serial Manufacturing Production

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Automobile manufacturer Audi is using its A4 Limousine, a low-production model, as a proving ground for process innovation research. One large steel frame section of the A4 has always been difficult to manufacture, so the research team decided to try 3D printing. For a generation, 3D printing has gradually gained acceptance as a useful adjunct to product engineering and manufacturing. Heising says, “every player needs to redefine its strategy” to stay in business.

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

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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.

California Enacts New Requirements for Internet of Things Manufacturers

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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.

Ransomware at IT Services Provider Synoptek

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Synoptek , a California business that provides cloud hosting and IT management services to more than a thousand customer nationwide, suffered a ransomware attack this week that has disrupted operations for many of its clients, according to sources.

The City of Durham shut down its network after Ryuk Ransomware attack

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The City of Durham, North Carolina, was the last victim in order of time of the infamous Ryuk ransomware that infected its systems. The City of Durham, North Carolina was forced to shut down its network after its systems have been infected with the Ryuk Ransomware during the weekend.

Auto parts manufacturer uses OpenText Analytics Suite to gain competitive edge

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How can a business make its operations more agile to quickly react to changing client demands or competitors’ offerings? As part of the business integration between MOBIS Parts Australia Pty Ltd.

Senators Ask FTC to Investigate Smart TV Manufacturers

Hunton Privacy

Senators sent a letter to the Federal Trade Commission asking the agency to investigate the privacy policies and practices of smart TV manufacturers. They also noted the VIZIO case, in which the FTC settled with VIZIO for preinstalling software on its TV to track data on consumers without their consent. On July 12, 2018, two U.S.

A malware paralyzed TSMC plants where also Apple produces its devices

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A virus has infected systems at several Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. TSMC) factories on Friday night, the plants where Apple produces its devices. A malware has infected systems at several Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co.

VPNFilter should compel IoT manufacturers to adopt a secure by design mindset

Information Management Resources

The VPNFilter Internet of Things botnet that Cisco Talos researchers recently discovered is the latest cyber security red flag for all IoT device manufacturers – and it’s an enormous flag. Internet of things Data security Cyber security Cyber attacks

The impact of digital transformation

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It took only four years from the launch of Netflix’ digital business model to send Blockbuster towards bankruptcy. Digital transformation is impacting the world today at unprecedented rates.

Pitney Bowes Battles Second Ransomware Attack

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