German cities under attack by Emotet botnet
Emotet was distributed via phishing emails and was used to deploy ransomware
Cyberattack on Rheinmetall technology group
A malware attack has disrupted production at Rheinmetall Group plants in three countries. The company expects it to take 2 to 4 weeks to eliminate the disruption
Schneider Electric products shipped with infected USB media
USB media infected with malware were shipped with Conext ComBox and Conext Battery Monitor products
VPNFilter malware can be used to detect SCADA equipment
Cisco Talos researchers have detected new malware, which has been dubbed VPNFilter. To date, the malware has infected at least 500,000 routers and network-attached storage (NAS) devices in 54 countries of the world. The list of infected devices includes: Linksys E1200, E2500, WRVS4400N; MikroTik RouterOS for Cloud Core routers: versions 1016, 1036 and 1072; NETGEAR...
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.