Empowering the data-driven manufacturer

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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.

Accelerating digital transformation in manufacturing

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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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2 ATM Manufacturers Patch Vulnerabilities

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Diebold Nixdorf and NCR Say Unpatched Flaws Could Permit Deposit Forgery Diebold Nixdorf and NCR have issued patches for ATM software vulnerabilities that could enable a hacker with physical access to the devices to commit deposit forgery, according to the Carnegie Mellon University CERT Coordination Center.

Predicting the top 7 trends in manufacturing for 2020

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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’.

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

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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.

COVID-19: Security Risks As Manufacturers Shift Gears

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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

REvil Ransomware Hits Jack Daniel's Manufacturer

Dark Reading

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

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

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?

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

The top tech trends in manufacturing for 2021

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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!

Leveraging manufacturing data in a smart, connected and secure way

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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.

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.

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

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

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

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. The experts reported that several IoT devices at some major manufacturers have been infected with a cryptocurrency miner in October 2019.

Cybersecurity in manufacturing

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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.

COVID-19 vaccine manufacturer suffers a data breach

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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

Apple Manufacturer Foxconn Confirms Cyberattack

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Manufacturing powerhouse confirmed North American operations impacted by November cyberattack. Breach Hacks Malware apple DopplePaymer Foxconn Foxconn Technology Group ransomware U.S. Cyber Emergency Response Team

How a global research and manufacturing company achieves regulatory compliance

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As a Contract Research and Manufacturing organization with over 330 clients around the globe, regulatory compliance is non-negotiable for Syngene International.

Five use cases for digital twins in manufacturing

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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.

Building resilient digital supply chains in Japanese auto and manufacturing

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For decades, the Japanese automotive and manufacturing industries have been the envy of the world. In 2019, Japan’s … The post Building resilient digital supply chains in Japanese auto and manufacturing appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Industries Automotive & Manufacturing

Managing Solution Distance in Manufacturing

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Join the RFID Global team online during the IMPACT Manufacturing Virtual Summit, Nov. The post Managing Solution Distance in Manufacturing appeared first on RFID Global Solution. 9-13, 2020. Events News COVID-19 rfid rfid global social distancing

Cyberattack Hits Aircraft Parts Manufacturer

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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

Manufacturing’s Cloud Migration Opens Door to Major Cyber-Risk

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New research shows that while all sectors are at risk, 70 percent of manufacturing apps have vulnerabilities. Cloud Security Critical Infrastructure Mobile Security Vulnerabilities Web Security

The power of combining AI and analytics for manufacturers

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) has become one of the hottest topics in manufacturing today. Combining AI … The post The power of combining AI and analytics for manufacturers appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Analytics Industry Advanced Analytics AI ai in manufacturing AI-enhanced analytics manufacturing Manufacturing IndustryThe range of business and operational applications that it can be put to is almost limitless.

Key factors driving digital transformation in manufacturing

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The race to digitally transform is more intense than ever for manufacturers. A new InfoBrief from IDC, Digital Transformation in Manufacturing, shows that manufacturing is at the heart of digital transformation’s perfect storm, and outlines how … The post Key factors driving digital transformation in manufacturing appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

The data-driven manufacturing revolution is underway

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The World Economic Forum (WEF) has published a white paper making the case for manufacturing industries to ramp up their investments in data and analytics. The post The data-driven manufacturing revolution is underway appeared first on Information Matters - Data-Driven Innovation in the UK.

Compal, the Taiwanese giant laptop manufacturer hit by ransomware

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The Taiwanese electronics manufacture Compal suffered a ransomware attack over the weekend, media blames the DoppelPaymer ransomware gang. It is the second-largest contract laptop manufacturer in the world behind Quanta Computer.

IoT Malware Campaign Infects Global Manufacturing Sites

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The infection uses Lemon_Duck PowerShell malware variant to exploit vulnerabilities in embedded devices at manufacturing sites

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. Manufacturing has seen some challenging times … The post Major market trends driving the manufacturing sector in 2019 appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

Sierra Wireless halted production at its manufacturing sites due to ransomware attack

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Sierra Wireless is a Canadian multinational wireless communications equipment designer and manufacturer headquartered in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada. The post Sierra Wireless halted production at its manufacturing sites due to ransomware attack appeared first on Security Affairs.

Gaming hardware manufacturer Razer suffered a data leak

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Gaming hardware manufacturer Razer suffered a data leak, an unsecured database managed by the company containing gamers’ info was exposed online. Gaming hardware manufacturer Razer has suffered a data leak, this is the discovery made by the security researcher Bob Diachenko.

Tesla, SpaceX Parts Manufacturer Suffers Data Breach

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Visser Precision has confirmed a security incident likely caused by the data-stealing DoppelPaymer ransomware

Airplane manufacturer Bombardier has disclosed a security breach, data leaked online

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Hackers posted data stolen from manufacturer of business jets Bombardier on Clop ransomware leak site following alleged FTA hack. Bombardier pointed out that manufacturing and customer support operations have not been impacted.

Critical Industrial Flaws Pose Patching Headache For Manufacturers

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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. Manufacturing, in particular, will be seriously affected, and UK trade associations have already warned the government that uncertainty is slowing investment and leading to lay-offs in the … The post Brexit readiness: what can manufacturers do now? Business hates uncertainty (so do most people for that matter).

Cyber-Criminal espionage Operation insists on Italian Manufacturing

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ZLab researchers spotted a new malicious espionage activity targeting Italian companies operating worldwide in the manufacturing sector. Additional details, including IoCs and Yara rules are available here: Cyber-Criminal espionage Operation insists on Italian Manufacturing.

IoT to the Domestic Manufacturing Rescue

RFID Global Solution, Inc.

One area that has seen bursts of technological change over the last 100 years is manufacturing. Unfortunately, that … IoT to the Domestic Manufacturing Rescue Read More ». The post IoT to the Domestic Manufacturing Rescue appeared first on RFID Global Solution.