Schneider Electric: Trisis leveraged zero-day flaw, used a RAT
Schneider Electric had remained largely silent about an August incident where Trisis shut down operations at a Saudi energy plant.
Trisis has the security world spooked, stumped and searching for answers
What researchers found has been described to CyberScoop as a tool so dangerous that its mere existence significantly intensifies the global digital arms race.
'Nation-state' hackers increase sabotage attempts aimed at Western energy companies
"We have not seen this scale of attack, the aggressiveness and penetration, in the U.S. before," one researcher said.
Researchers find cyberweapon capable of knocking out electric grids
A newly discovered malware framework known as “CrashOverride” or "Industroyer" can be used by hackers to disrupt industrial control systems and cause mass power outages, according to research conducted by cybersecurity firms.
Where former spies go to become cybersecurity startup founders
DataTribe has been incubating companies staffed by former intel community members, planting the seeds for an East Coast startup community dedicated to cybersecurity.
Millions hit with banking malware using new Microsoft Word zero day
Millions of email users were affected by a hacking campaign exploiting a newly discovered vulnerability in Microsoft's Office suite of software applications — just days after it was controversially made public by cybersecurity outfit McAfee.