Tag: scada


US warning: Hackers have built tools to attack these key industrial control systems

April 14, 2022

Via: ZDnet

Hackers have developed custom tools to gain full system access to a number of industrial control system (ICS) and supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) devices, according to the US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA). The warning comes in […]


Nation-backed malware that infected energy firm is 1 of 2016’s sneakiest

July 13, 2016

Via: ArsTechnica

A campaign that targeted a European energy company wielded malware that’s so sneaky and advanced it almost certainly is the work of a wealthy nation, researchers said Tuesday. The malware contains about 280 kilobytes of densely packed code that, like […]


Vulnerabilities in industrial gas detectors require little skill to exploit

December 8, 2015

Via: ArsTechnica

Gas detectors used in factories and other industrial settings to identify toxic conditions contain several vulnerabilities that can allow hackers to remotely sabotage the devices, according to an industry advisory published late last week. The vulnerabilities in the Midas and […]