TippingPoint Threat Intelligence and Zero-Day Coverage – Week of February 5, 2018

Credit to Author: Elisa Lippincott (TippingPoint Global Product Marketing)| Date: Fri, 09 Feb 2018 16:55:38 +0000

It was a busy week in the cyber security world, but it shouldn’t be surprising given that the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang have begun. I shouldn’t blame just the Olympics, but it’s hard not to given the international focus, controversy around the ban of certain athletes and its proximity to a certain country. So…

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Making Workers a Strong Security Asset

Credit to Author: Jay Abdallah| Date: Thu, 01 Feb 2018 13:00:19 +0000

People play the most important role in security, there is no doubt, but here are some ways to keep people informed and be a strong part of a company’s security… Read more »

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How the IIoT is Delivering on the Promise of Asset Performance Management Part 3

Credit to Author: John Boville| Date: Wed, 10 Jan 2018 15:53:09 +0000

Part 1 of this 4-part series introduced ways in which increasing digitization might improve plant operations. Part 2: we focused on how IIoT can improve the productivity of reactive, preventive,… Read more »

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3 Steps for Countering Oil & Gas Cybersecurity-related Business Continuity Threats

Credit to Author: Philippe Carle| Date: Thu, 09 Nov 2017 18:26:09 +0000

Cyber-attacks cost companies worldwide an estimated $300-400 billion each year in unanticipated downtime and that number is projected to increase sharply. Some large industrial organizations estimate their cost of downtime… Read more »

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Value of a CyberSecurity Certificate

Credit to Author: Daniel Desruisseaux| Date: Tue, 07 Nov 2017 16:28:16 +0000

One need only read recent headlines to appreciate that cybersecurity will continue to be a major concern to companies using Industrial Control Systems (ICS).  Ransomware is one of the fastest… Read more »

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Reducing Vulnerability to Cyberattacks

Credit to Author: Daniel Desruisseaux| Date: Mon, 23 Oct 2017 16:00:14 +0000

The need for secure systems is a growing priority for Industry Control System (ICS) operators.  Recent high profile cyber-attacks against critical infrastructure, coupled with the growing list of published equipment vulnerabilities, and… Read more »

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4 New Technologies Combine to Boost Industrial Production

Credit to Author: Alain Dedieu| Date: Fri, 13 Oct 2017 15:32:26 +0000

In light of our exciting collaboration with Microsoft, this post takes a look at four innovative technologies that will ultimately combine to boost industrial production: the IoT, the cloud, artificial… Read more »

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Co-innovation and the startling genius of swarms

Credit to Author: Cyril Perducat| Date: Wed, 27 Sep 2017 02:22:10 +0000

Have you ever seen a flock of hundreds of starlings change direction suddenly? It seems as if they are flying as a single entity. It’s spectacular. There is something startling… Read more »

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How power distribution system connectivity extends real-time vision and control

Credit to Author: Estelle Barré| Date: Wed, 13 Sep 2017 13:00:44 +0000

This is the third in this blog post series, looking at how innovations in power distribution are helping facility teams like yours take full advantage of trends in energy decarbonization,… Read more »

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6 Requirements for Cloud-Based Security Management – Part 3 of “Moving to the Cloud”

Credit to Author: Steven Turney| Date: Tue, 12 Sep 2017 11:24:41 +0000

This is the third blog in a series of three on why and how companies are moving their building security management to the cloud. In my previous blog, I discussed… Read more »

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Critical tips and checklist for migrating your plant to an IIoT environment

Credit to Author: Philippe Gelin| Date: Mon, 11 Sep 2017 12:00:19 +0000

You’ve heard all the hype about the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). By 2020, there will be an estimated 50 billion “things” connected to the Internet, and an increasing share… Read more »

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