[Cocktail Book] Raise Your Drinks & Your OT / IoT Security Posture
November 12, 2020

[Cocktail Book] Raise Your Drinks & Your OT / IoT Security Posture

In today's stressful times, we can all use a refreshing beverage. Seriously, with the uncertainty around the the rising ransomware incidents in OT networks, we can all use some brightness in...

Vulnerability Report CVE-2020-16849
October 29, 2020

Vulnerability Report CVE-2020-16849

SCADAfence Researchers Discover A Sensitive Information Leak Vulnerability in Canon Printers

CVSS 8.6 DoS Vulnerability in Mitsubishi Electric MELSEC iQ-R Series CPU
October 12, 2020

CVSS 8.6 DoS Vulnerability in Mitsubishi Electric MELSEC iQ-R Series CPU

Our Researchers Discover Another Vulnerability  As part of our mission to secure the world’s OT, IoT and Cyber Physical infrastructures, we invest resources into offensive research of...

The OT & IoT Cybersecurity Feed - October 2020
October 1, 2020

The OT & IoT Cybersecurity Feed - October 2020

Hey, I’m SCADAGirl. I'm a cybersecurity superhero that ensures that OT & IoT networks are safe. Here is my commentary on the latest headlines in OT & IoT security.

Managing Your Unmanageable OT and IT Infrastructure
October 1, 2020

Managing Your Unmanageable OT and IT Infrastructure

As industrial systems become increasingly connected to IT, Cloud and ERP systems, they become increasingly exposed to cyber threats such as ransomware. In fact, cyber threats for industrial...

SCADAfence Governance - Now Open To Any Third-Party Application & Free Onboarding Until 2021!
September 17, 2020

SCADAfence Governance - Now Open To Any Third-Party Application & Free Onboarding Until 2021!

It’s true, the SCADAfence Governance Portal can now connect to any third-party application through Syslog or rest-API and we’re providing the entire on-boarding for free until the end of this...

Siemens S7 PROFINET - A Shocking Network Architecture Flaw
August 24, 2020

Siemens S7 PROFINET - A Shocking Network Architecture Flaw

A Shocking Flaw Here’s an all too often overlooked item in the security architecture of industrial networks. Below is a diagram of an industrial network architecture we’ve seen in a number of...

The OT & IoT Cybersecurity Feed
August 17, 2020

The OT & IoT Cybersecurity Feed

Hey, I’m SCADAGirl. I'm a cybersecurity superhero that ensures that OT & IoT networks are safe. Here is my commentary on the latest headlines in OT & IoT security.

Similarities Between Stuxnet And Latest Vulnerabilities Found In Schneider Triconex SIS Controllers
July 29, 2020

Similarities Between Stuxnet And Latest Vulnerabilities Found In Schneider Triconex SIS Controllers

Overview As the NSA urges companies to secure their industrial networks, two vulnerabilities were found in Schneider Electric Triconex SIS devices. Both of the vulnerabilities reside within the ...

SigRed: A Wormable Microsoft DNS Server RCE Vulnerability
July 15, 2020

SigRed: A Wormable Microsoft DNS Server RCE Vulnerability

SigRed Overview SigRed is a vulnerability that was exposed yesterday (July 14th 2020) by the security firm Check Point. Successful exploitation of the vulnerability could lead to a malicious actor...

Ripple20: Mixed Results in SCADAfence's Exploitability Lab Tests
July 3, 2020

Ripple20: Mixed Results in SCADAfence's Exploitability Lab Tests

As part of our mission to secure the world’s OT, IoT and Cyber Physical infrastructures, we invest resources into offensive research of vulnerabilities and attack techniques. Ripple20 are 19...

SCADAfence Researchers Discover a Vulnerability in Mitsubishi Electric MELSEC iQ-R Series CPU DoS
June 10, 2020

SCADAfence Researchers Discover a Vulnerability in Mitsubishi Electric MELSEC iQ-R Series CPU DoS

As part of our mission to secure the world’s OT, IoT and Cyber Physical infrastructures, we invest resources into offensive research of vulnerabilities and attack techniques. CVE-2020-13238 is a...

Iranian Hackers Target Israel’s Water Supply & How to Prevent Similar Attacks
May 7, 2020

Iranian Hackers Target Israel’s Water Supply & How to Prevent Similar Attacks

Iran Launches Cyber Attacks on Israeli Water Facilities According to a Fox News report, Iranian cyber attackers used American servers to launch their attacks on the Israeli water infrastructure...

[Technical Blog] CVE-2020-12117 & Industrial IoT Insecure Default Configurations
May 6, 2020

[Technical Blog] CVE-2020-12117 & Industrial IoT Insecure Default Configurations

A New Vulnerability is Detected As part of our mission to secure the world’s OT, IoT and Cyber Physical infrastructures, we invest resources into offensive research of vulnerabilities and attack...

The “dark_nexus” Botnet Reveals That Adversaries Compete To Control Your IoT Devices
April 14, 2020

The “dark_nexus” Botnet Reveals That Adversaries Compete To Control Your IoT Devices

The IoT Attack Landscape In a recent blog post, I wrote about the fertile ground of insecure IoT devices, and their use by adversaries such as cybercriminals and defense organizations such as...

Business Continuity for Manufacturing: Maintaining Production During a Disaster
March 30, 2020

Business Continuity for Manufacturing: Maintaining Production During a Disaster

Business continuity planning (BCP) is the process involved in the creation of a system that prevents potential threats to a company, and also aids in its recovery.

Russia’s FSB Develops Hacking Tools For IoT Devices – NVRs And IP Cameras
March 24, 2020

Russia’s FSB Develops Hacking Tools For IoT Devices – NVRs And IP Cameras

The Russian Government Hacking IoT Devices… Again A recent Forbes article reports that the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB), is using an external contractor to develop exploits and attack...

COVID-19 Outbreak - We’re Here To Help!
March 12, 2020

COVID-19 Outbreak - We’re Here To Help!

The Implications Of Coronavirus The implications of the Coronavirus strain (COVID-19), which emerged in Wuhan, China, have a significant and detrimental effect on the global economy and our...

CVE-2020-0796: The Next WannaCry Is Here & There’s No Patch Available Yet
March 11, 2020

CVE-2020-0796: The Next WannaCry Is Here & There’s No Patch Available Yet

What Does It Mean For Critical Infrastructure, Manufacturing & Building Management Systems? Co-written by Ofer Shaked and Maayan Fishelov

SNAKE / EKANS Ransomware: Nation-State Attackers Deploy OT-Oriented Malware
February 20, 2020

SNAKE / EKANS Ransomware: Nation-State Attackers Deploy OT-Oriented Malware

Until now, the use of malware specifically designed to attack industrial control systems has been confined to fairly rare high-level nation-state attacks such as those which targeted nuclear...

[TECHNICAL BLOG]  ODVETA Ransomware Through The Eyes Of OT Security Experts
February 11, 2020

[TECHNICAL BLOG]  ODVETA Ransomware Through The Eyes Of OT Security Experts

Co-written by Ofer Shaked and Maayan Fishelov Background Odveta is a ransomware that has been observed in multiple industrial networks. It doesn’t have an automated propagation mechanism, and it...

SCADAfence Experiences Substantial Growth and Industry Acclaim in 2019
February 6, 2020

SCADAfence Experiences Substantial Growth and Industry Acclaim in 2019

2019 OT Security Summary & 2020 Predictions As the ritual dictates with every end of a year, we try to look back on the past year’s achievements as well as try to foresee what the future holds, or...

Proactive Protection for OT Systems has Arrived
January 9, 2020

Proactive Protection for OT Systems has Arrived

SCADAfence and CyberArk have together developed a proven method for protecting utilities and manufacturing facilities from external attackers by blocking malicious access to critical OT production...

The Challenge Of Securing Building Management Systems (BMS)
January 6, 2020

The Challenge Of Securing Building Management Systems (BMS)

An Intro to Building Management Systems (BMS) Before we dive into it, a Building Management System (BMS), a.k.a. “Smart Building Technology,” is an intelligent microprocessor-based controller...

New Orleans & UK Government Slammed by Cyberattacks – It’s Time for A Different Approach
December 19, 2019

New Orleans & UK Government Slammed by Cyberattacks – It’s Time for A Different Approach

New Orleans & UK Government Slammed by Cyberattacks

SCADAfence Platform 6.0 Is The OT Security Platform That Prevents Cyber Attacks Well In Advance
December 1, 2019

SCADAfence Platform 6.0 Is The OT Security Platform That Prevents Cyber Attacks Well In Advance

Prevent Incidents rather than Handling Them

5 OT Security Best Practices for Industrial Digital Transformation
November 23, 2019

5 OT Security Best Practices for Industrial Digital Transformation

Smart Operational Networks Come at a Security Price

Ransomware Attack At Mexico’s Pemex Could Have Been Avoided
November 14, 2019

Ransomware Attack At Mexico’s Pemex Could Have Been Avoided

RYUK Ransomware Cripples Mexico’s State-Owned Oil & Gas Company 

IT/OT Convergence – How Two Worlds Can Converge Properly In Industrial IoT
November 7, 2019

IT/OT Convergence – How Two Worlds Can Converge Properly In Industrial IoT

Worlds Collide

We Are Proud To Be A Member Of The OT Cyber Security Alliance
October 23, 2019

We Are Proud To Be A Member Of The OT Cyber Security Alliance

As the global technology leaders in OT Security, we’re very proud to be founding members of a new alliance that provides technical and organizational frameworks for safe and secure operational...

Embrace Industry 4.0 Securely
October 17, 2019

Embrace Industry 4.0 Securely

  Strengthening your Industry 4.0 Cybersecurity Posture  The fourth industrial revolution is all about connectivity. While many manufacturers and industrial network operators want to take...

Firewalls Have Proven to be Far From Impenetrable
September 28, 2019

Firewalls Have Proven to be Far From Impenetrable

No single solution can offer a silver bullet for cybersecurity. Nevertheless, vital facilities such as power stations and manufacturing plants are currently in danger of relying too heavily on...

Does The Proposed 5G Network Make Global Industries and Utilities Vulnerable to Attacks?
August 29, 2019

Does The Proposed 5G Network Make Global Industries and Utilities Vulnerable to Attacks?

What is 5G technology?

Scadafence’s New Release Version 5.9
August 18, 2019

Scadafence’s New Release Version 5.9

Scadafence’s New Release Version 5.9, Offers Best-In-Class Detection With The Lowest False Positives Rates.

WE’RE SCADAfence
August 1, 2019

WE’RE SCADAfence

SCADAfence was founded due to the dire need for technology that secures Operational Technology (OT) networks. As our world evolves, demand for everything from automated mass production to smart...