Cyber Defence

 


Risk of environmental cyber attacks demands “enhanced monitoring” - Richard de Silva

Much has been made of the hacking threat in recent weeks where it concerns the loss of business and intellectual property, but there is a risk that such attention can take the focus off the other – and arguably more vital – side of the spectrum; namely, the physical and environmental risks posed by miscreant or state-led cyber attacks. Most governments have at least been scrambling behind closed doors to strengthen protection for critical infrastructure, such as creating forums and legislation to enable private companies to share information with intelligence agencies. In the US, this has been seen in the establishment of CISPA (Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act). In the UK, the Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI) has been running a Portal to facilitate discussion, an initiative praised by the Technical Director of GCHQ this month, who confirmed that “the exchange is very open.” Full Article »


 

Interview: Brian Contos, Solera Networks

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Posted: 4/5/2013


Interview: Brian Contos, Solera Networks -

Brian Contos, Worldwide VP of Sales Engineering and Professional Services at Solera Networks, pinpoints where the shift in the cyber threat vector lies and how his company provides a solution to a wide range of concerns Full Video »


 

ICS Cyber Security Live Hacking Exercise: Meet The Host -

ICS Cyber Security will be hosting a two-day live hacking exercise specifically to enhance participants' knowledge of protecting industrial control systems within a real-time, realistic environment. This not-to-be-missed experience will be hosted by Matt Luallen, president and co-founder of CYBATI. In this 20 minute podcast interview, Matt introduces himself, along with the benefits of attending the exercise. He also explores his own hands-on perspective on the ICS domain as a whole and what the industry needs to know today for better protection tomorrow. Full Podcast »


 

Strategic Briefing: Cyber Pearl Harbour

The big cyber practices are missing out on a lucrative opportunity below their competitors’ radar. This strategic briefing has been produced by our Intelligence and Analysis Unit to highlight one of the critical oversights in the cyber security market. Full Sector Report »


 



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