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European IoT Manufacturers Lag in Vulnerability Disclosure

Data Breach Today

Research Firm CEO Says IoT Makers Treat Cybersecurity as Somebody Else's Problem A review of internet of things manufacturers by Copper House shows that European companies fared the worst in having vulnerability disclosure policies.

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Critical Manufacturing Sector in the Bull's-eye

Dark Reading

Serious security flaws go unpatched, and ransomware attacks increase against manufacturers

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Hackers Target Wind Turbine Manufacturer Nordex

Data Breach Today

Company Initiates Complete Shutdown of IT Systems; Attack May Link to Viasat German wind turbine manufacturer Nordex, which develops, manufactures and distributes wind power systems across the world, has switched off its IT systems in multiple locations after a reported cybersecurity incident.

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Top 6 predictions for manufacturing in 2023

OpenText Information Management

The past two years have brought significant disruption to the manufacturing industry. As I look ahead to the new year, here are my predictions for the top trends … The post Top 6 predictions for manufacturing in 2023 appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

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The Biggest Challenge to Adopting Security Tech in Manufacturing

Data Breach Today

Addressing Manufacturing Vulnerabilities It’s only a matter of time before plants, critical infrastructure, and factories evolve into more interconnected and digital spaces

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Empowering the data-driven manufacturer

OpenText Information Management

The global manufacturing sector is facing a crisis on a scale not seen before. At one point, according to BCG1, more than 90% of manufacturing plants in Europe and 65% in the U.S. were closed because of COVID-19.

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Accelerating digital transformation in manufacturing

OpenText Information Management

The global manufacturing sector is in the midst of a crisis on a scale not seen before. At one point, according to BCG, more than 90% of manufacturing plants in Europe and 65% in the US were closed due to COVID-19.

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Paying Ransom: Why Manufacturers Shell Out to Cybercriminals

Dark Reading

Lower cybersecurity awareness coupled with vulnerable OT gear makes manufacturers tempting targets, but zero trust can blunt attackers’ advantages

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Cyberattack Hits German Copper Manufacturing Giant

Data Breach Today

Aurubis Shuts Down IT Systems at Various Productions Locations One of the world's largest copper smelters disclosed it underwent a cyberattack, stating that production "could largely be maintained."

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Predicting the top 7 trends in manufacturing for 2020

OpenText Information Management

After starting the year strongly, manufacturing left 2019 faced with shrinking production and global uncertainty. Deloitte suggests manufacturers should increase the resilience in their operations while building and improving their ‘digital muscle’.

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Global e-invoicing compliance drives manufacturers to seek partners

OpenText Information Management

Each year brings more dramatic developments in global e-invoicing compliance to which manufacturers must quickly respond. Automotive Industrial Manufacturing Integration automotive Compliance e-Invoicing manufacturing

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Industry Guide to Manufacturing: Four trends for the Intelligent and Connected manufacturer

OpenText Information Management

While the manufacturing sector has continued to grow steadily over the last decade, the forecast from the US National Association of Manufacturers is for growth in the US to slow in 2019 due to skills shortages and the high cost of raw materials. In addition, manufacturing capacity utilization remains quite low – still below 2008 … The post Industry Guide to Manufacturing: Four trends for the Intelligent and Connected manufacturer appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

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Why Third-Party Risk Should Be Manufacturing's Top Priority

Dark Reading

Manufacturing relies on complex interconnected networks and technologies, but with more vendors comes risk that needs to be secured

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ATM Manufacturer Diebold Nixdorf Hit With Ransomware

Data Breach Today

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

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Introducing secure print controls for pharmaceutical manufacturers

OpenText Information Management

Government agencies around the world, including the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), use current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) as the primary way to ensure pharmaceutical quality.

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Manufacturing in the Post-Pandemic World – the IoT way

RFID Global Solution, Inc.

The events of the last several years have served to highlight the fragility of the global supply chain and the importance of the manufacturing industry. To resolve supply chain shortages and delays, … Manufacturing in the Post-Pandemic World – the IoT way Read More ».

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Industry 4.0 Points Up Need for Improved Security for Manufacturers

Dark Reading

With manufacturing ranking as the fourth most targeted sector, manufacturers that understand their exposure will be able to build the necessary security maturity

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Top predictions for the Manufacturing Industry in 2022

OpenText Information Management

When the New York Times runs with the headline ‘How the World Ran Out of Everything’, you know it’s been a challenging year for manufacturing. Automotive & Manufacturing supply chain iiot track and trace hybrid work

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COVID-19: Security Risks As Manufacturers Shift Gears

Data Breach Today

As automobile manufacturers and others rush to shift to production of ventilators and other medical equipment and supplies to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic, they must take steps to ensure security, privacy and safety risks are addressed, says technology attorney Steven Teppler

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The top tech trends in manufacturing for 2021

OpenText Information Management

Cloud is the foundation of digital transformation… According to Forbes, manufacturers will … The post The top tech trends in manufacturing for 2021 appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Well, that wasn’t the year any of us expected!

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Manufacturers unite: Driving safe operations, together

OpenText Information Management

Prior to March 2020, manufacturers were heads down, laser-focused on bringing differentiated products to market faster and better than competitors. Automotive & Manufacturing manufacturing remote work Safety back to work return to work

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Microsoft Cloud for Manufacturing

Ascent Innovations

Microsoft Cloud for Manufacturing. Microsoft Cloud for Manufacturing is Microsoft’s new industry-specific cloud-based solution for Manufacturers. Dealing with supply-chain disruptions and unexpected spikes in demand has been challenge for manufacturers lately.

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Multiple Automotive Manufacturers Infected With Emotet

Dark Reading

Telemetry from industrial systems security firm Dragos has spotted the malware command-and-control servers communicating with several automotive manufacturer systems

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REvil Ransomware Hits Jack Daniel's Manufacturer

Dark Reading

Attackers who targeted US spirits manufacturer Brown-Forman reportedly stole a terabyte of confidential data

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Candiru: Another Cyberweapons Arms Manufacturer

Schneier on Security

Citizen Lab has identified yet another Israeli company that sells spyware to governments around the world: Candiru. From the report : Summary: Candiru is a secretive Israel-based company that sells spyware exclusively to governments.

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Is data monetization the way forward for manufacturers?

OpenText Information Management

In the latest edition of the Manufacturing Leadership Council Journal, I wrote about the advantage of monetizing data for manufacturers. Data … The post Is data monetization the way forward for manufacturers?

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Tracking Cybersecurity Threats in Manufacturing

Data Breach Today

With the rise of the industrial internet of things comes a far broader attack surface in the manufacturing sector. Chris Morales of Vectra outlines findings of a new report on cyberattack trends in the manufacturing sector

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Medical Device Security: The Manufacturer's View

Data Breach Today

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. But Michael McNeil of device manufacturer Philips argues that cybersecurity is still years behind where it should be, so stakeholders are playing catch-up

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Georgia Wire Manufacturer Struck by Ransomware

Data Breach Today

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.

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Cybersecurity in manufacturing

OpenText Information Management

Not long ago, many manufacturing CIOs thought that cybersecurity was something only the financial sector had to worry about. Why would anyone want to hack a manufacturing plant? How times have changed – now, cybersecurity in manufacturing is definitely front and center. I … The post Cybersecurity in manufacturing appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

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Manufacturing Sees Rising Ransomware Threat

Dark Reading

Crypto-ransomware groups are increasingly adopting malware and tools that can probe and attack operational technology, such as industrial control systems, according to an assessment of current threats

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Attackers Target Small Manufacturing Firms

Dark Reading

The most common tactics include credential stuffing using valid accounts, various forms of deception, and vulnerabilities in third-party software, Rapid7 says in its latest quarterly threat report

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Five use cases for digital twins in manufacturing

OpenText Information Management

Without … The post Five use cases for digital twins in manufacturing appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Business Network Digital Transformation Enterprise World Industry IoT digital manufacturing digital transformation digital twin industrial IoT IoT platform manufacturing Manufacturing IndustryThe digital twin is one of the fastest growing applications of Industrial IoT technology.

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Leveraging manufacturing data in a smart, connected and secure way

OpenText Information Management

Do we have complete control of the many sources of manufacturing data and can we convert that data … The post Leveraging manufacturing data in a smart, connected and secure way appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

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Power semiconductor component manufacturer Semikron suffered a ransomware attack

Security Affairs

Semikron, a German-based independent manufacturer of power semiconductor components, suffered a ransomware cyberattck. The German manufacturer didn’t share details about the attack or the family of ransomware that infected its systems.

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Paragon: Yet Another Cyberweapons Arms Manufacturer

Schneier on Security

Forbes has the story : Paragon’s product will also likely get spyware critics and surveillance experts alike rubbernecking: It claims to give police the power to remotely break into encrypted instant messaging communications, whether that’s WhatsApp, Signal, Facebook Messenger or Gmail, the industry sources said.

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Learning Management Systems and Life Sciences Quality & Manufacturing solutions – better together!

OpenText Information Management

OpenText™ Documentum™ for Quality & Manufacturing (Q&M) solutions are widely used in Life Sciences companies to create, maintain, and revise quality and manufacturing documents.

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COVID-19 vaccine manufacturer suffers a data breach

Security Affairs

Indian COVID-19 vaccine manufacturer Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories was hit with a cyber attack that forced it to shut down its plants in Brazil, India, Russia, the U.K., In response to the security breach, the COVID-19 vaccine manufacturer has isolated all data center services. “In

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Cyberattack Hits Aircraft Parts Manufacturer

Dark Reading

Belgium's Asco has shut down manufacturing around the world, including the US, in response to a major cybersecurity event, but what happened isn't clear

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Ransomware Attacks Targeting Manufacturing are up 52% Over the Course of 12 Months

KnowBe4

While every sector is taking strides to improve their security stances against ransomware and other cyberattacks, the latest data shows that for Manufacturing the impacts are huge and the pain is real.