US Government cybersecurity experts are warning of advanced persistent threat (APT) actors using custom tools to target and compromise multiple industrial control system (ICS) and supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) devices.
The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) issued a security alert of a ransomware attack launched against a pipeline operator. In the cyber attack, actors used spear phishing to gain a foothold into the organization’s IT network, then pivot to the operations technology (OT) network. CISA issued the alert on February 18 and encourages organizations …
Cybercriminals are launching new ransomware attacks against industrial control systems (ICS). The ransomware dubbed Ekans features new functionality designed to stop critical processes related to ICS operations.
A new threat report warns of LockerGoga ransomware activity disrupting networks of industrial and manufacturing organizations in Norway and in the U.S.
Security researchers discovered 14 vulnerabilities in Gemalto Sentinel LDK tool that can expose Industrial Control Systems (ICS) and corporate systems to remote attacks if unpatched.
FireEye’s Mandiant spotted new malware called Triton that has targeted a critical infrastructure organization. FireEye discovered the new threat as part of a recent incident response investigation for one if its customers.