Threat Landscape for Industrial Automation Systems in H2 2017
In this report, Kaspersky Lab Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (Kaspersky Lab ICS CERT) publishes the findings of its research on the threat landscape for industrial automation systems conducted during the second half of 2017.
Industrial Enterprise and IoT Security Threats: Forecast for 2018
The Threat Landscape in 2017 The year 2017 was one of the most intensive in terms of incidents affecting the information security of industrial systems. Security experts discovered hundreds of new vulnerabilities, researched new threat vectors targeting ICS and industrial processes, collected and analyzed statistics on accidental infections of industrial systems and detected targeted attacks...
More than 50% of organizations attacked by ExPetr (Petya) cryptolocker are industrial companies
According to our telemetry, we see evidence that many industrial companies are being attacked by ExPetr (Petya) malware. While there were examples of actual industrial control systems being affected, in most cases it was only the business networks were affected. According to our data, at least 50% of the companies being attacked are manufacturing and oil & gas enterprises.
WannaCry on industrial networks: error correction
During the period from 12 to 15 May 2017, numerous companies across the globe were attacked by a network cryptoworm called WannaCry. The worm’s victims include various manufacturing companies, oil refineries, city infrastructure objects and electrical distribution network facilities.
WannaCry ransomware widespread attack may indirectly hit Industrial organizations
The “WannaCry” outbreak has being reported on May 12 2017 by many independent sources all over the World. Based on KL ICS CERT live reports we decided to warn industrial organizations that they might indirectly become a victims of this widespread attack.