3.3% of ICS computers attacked by miners during the past year
Kaspersky Lab has recorded an increase in the number of attacks involving cryptocurrency miners on the infrastructure of industrial enterprises, which started in September 2017. Miners can interfere with industrial process control and threaten process stability.
Industrial solutions may be affected by Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities
Vulnerabilities in Intel, ARM64 and AMD processors allow unauthorized access to virtual memory contents. Vulnerable devices include industrial equipment.
WPA2 Vulnerabilities Can Be Used to Attack Industrial Systems
On October 16, information on critical vulnerabilities in the WPA2 protocol, which enable attackers to bypass protection and listen to Wi-Fi traffic, was disclosed. Comments from Kaspersky Lab ICS CERT experts