Leverage Digitization to Manage Pump Stations for Maximum Effectiveness

Credit to Author: John Boville| Date: Fri, 28 Jun 2019 12:34:18 +0000

Electric Powered Pumps have been around for over 100 years. 21st Century technology can make water stations run more reliably and efficiently than ever before. Electrically powered pumps are one… Read more »

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Modernizing Emergency Shutdown Systems Step 2: Build Consensus

Credit to Author: Steve Elliott| Date: Fri, 28 Jun 2019 12:00:11 +0000

The Digital Revolution. Industry 4.0. The Industrial Internet of Things. The 4th Industrial Revolution. Call it what you will but today’s fast-accelerating technological evolution has forever changed the business of… Read more »

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Microsoft to Require Multi-Factor Authentication for Cloud Solution Providers

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Fri, 28 Jun 2019 18:01:53 +0000

It might be difficult to fathom how this isn’t already mandatory, but Microsoft Corp. says it will soon force all Cloud Solution Providers (CSPs) that help companies manage their Microsoft Azure and Office365 accounts to use multi-factor authentication. The move comes amid a noticeable uptick in phishing and malware attacks targeting CSP employees and contractors.

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Sophos Mobile Security earns full marks in AV-Test Android malware review

Credit to Author: Alex Gardner| Date: Fri, 28 Jun 2019 15:53:48 +0000

Since September 2014 (that makes 29 tests in a row!), Sophos Mobile Security has achieved the highest possible score in the AV-Test for Android malware detection, earning maximum scores across all categories. In the May test we scored 6.0 for protection &#8211; the highest possible score &#8211; and had no false positive detections. Our intuitive [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/n7EBJn0QqIc” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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This Week in Security News: Malvertising and Internet of Things Malware

Credit to Author: katerid| Date: Fri, 28 Jun 2019 14:24:11 +0000

Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past few days. This week, learn about a new Internet of Things malware that’s bricked thousands of devices. Also, read about a ransomware family that’s using malvertising to direct victims to a…

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AWS re:Inforce 2019 re:Cap

Credit to Author: Mark Nunnikhoven (Vice President, Cloud Research)| Date: Thu, 27 Jun 2019 18:31:29 +0000

A wide angle shot of the conference registration desk for AWS re:Inforce with an endcap wall in a slight teal blue saying, "Welcome to AWS re:Inforce"

The inaugural AWS Cloud security conference—AWS re:Inforce—was held in Boston this week. Well over 8,000 attendees descended on the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center for two days jammed packed with security education and cloud content. This was a very interesting conference because the dynamics of the attendees felt very different from typical AWS events. Usually…

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How New Generation Motor Starters are Driving Machine OEM Workplace Efficiencies

Credit to Author: Juergen Stawartz| Date: Thu, 27 Jun 2019 18:16:11 +0000

Machine builder design efficiencies increase when core machine components are easy to select and simple to wire and install. Thanks, in part, to fast moving technology trends such as Industry… Read more »

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Predictive Maintenance Beats Prescriptive, But Requires an Effective Industrial Edge Infrastructure

Credit to Author: Vincenzo Salmeri| Date: Thu, 27 Jun 2019 17:00:00 +0000

One of the many benefits Internet of Things technology brings to companies in the commercial and industrial space is predictive maintenance, where machines and other equipment essentially tell you when… Read more »

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