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Early evidence suggests ties between Russian hackers and 'BadRabbit' attack

by Chris Bing • 3 weeks ago

A software toolkit used in an expansive cyberattack focused on Eastern Europe Tuesday has been linked to a hacking group known as BlackEnergy APT or Telebots.

Security researchers call for calm after DHS warns of energy grid hacking

by Chris Bing • 4 weeks ago

A security alert about foreign hackers probing into U.S. energy companies released late Friday by the Homeland Security Department frightened casual observers, but security experts say the government report provided little more than an update on relatively well known activity and behavior.

Hackers linked to North Korea targeted U.S. ICS companies, breached energy firm

by Chris Bing • 1 month ago

Multiple sources tell CyberScoop that the report details an energy company that was breached by what is thought to be North Korea-linked hackers.

How industrial enterprises can adapt to ICS attacks

by CyberScoop Staff • 2 months ago

‎Justin Fier, Director for Cyber Intelligence and Analysis at Darktrace, talks with Greg Otto about the rash of intrusion attempts on energy companies and what enterprises that deal with industrial control systems can do to adapt to rising threats.

'Nation-state' hackers increase sabotage attempts aimed at Western energy companies

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 months ago

"We have not seen this scale of attack, the aggressiveness and penetration, in the U.S. before," one researcher said.

Senator calls for review of energy infrastructure cybersecurity policy

by Ryan Johnston • 4 months ago

Democrat Maria Cantwell introduced two letters in a Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee requesting review of the nation's energy infrastructure cybersecurity.

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