When industrial environments integrated connected systems into their assets, attack surfaces are expanded, opening once-closed critical infrastructure sites and the companies that manage them to attacks from threat actors.
Ukraine warns of Russian plans for massive cyber attacks on Ukraine's critical infrastructure to slow down the counteroffensive and those of Kyiv's allies in retaliation for support.
The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) has indicted three Iranian hackers for a campaign of attacks dating back to 2020, including critical infrastructure companies and government agencies.
CISA published an insight document for critical infrastructure organizations to prepare for the transition to new post-quantum cryptography standards that NIST will announce soon.
While cyber defense efforts like those backed by DoE are clearly a net positive for the nation, the prospective contributions of these and other efforts must be tempered by both practical assessment of the strategic context of foreign critical infrastructure attacks.
The cyberattack on Colonial Pipeline was a big lesson. It is imperative that critical infrastructure companies uplevel their protection against modern security risks by using modern techniques and automation to comply with new cybersecurity regulations.
Escalation of cyber-warfare can lead to attacks on operational technology (OT), compromising critical infrastructure and disrupting our way of life. Learn the three-part OT security framework to ensure these assets remain safe and accessible at all times.
Proposed federal budget would set aside $9.8 billion in civilian cybersecurity funding in total, which would be in addition to the $10.4 billion the Department of Defense is looking to spend.
FBI's annual internet crime report says cyber crime losses increased by almost two-thirds while ransomware attacks remain the greatest risk to critical infrastructure organizations.
Cyber incident reporting is already done for the benefit of investors by many companies, but the SEC is looking to establish a more regular and predictable system to include a four-day reporting window.