Computer network ‘disruption’ forces Honda to cancel some production
Honda IT personnel are still working the incident. Outside analysts suspect ransomware.
'Valak' gives crooks flexibility in multi-stage malware attacks
More than just a “loader” that delivers malicious code, Valak can also be used to siphon off data from enterprise networks.
How two researchers used an app store to demonstrate hacks on a factory
Federico Maggi hacked a factory to prove a point.
Researchers set up a mock factory network — and watched the criminals rush in
It doesn't have to be real for criminals to want to pwn it.
German manufacturer says malware has caused ‘significant disruption’ to plants in three countries
Parent company Rheinmetall Group said it expects to lose 3 to 4 million euros per week, starting next week.
In war against botnets, manufacturers need to step up, report says
Zombie computer armies are also too easy for attackers to assemble, the tools to mitigate them are too seldom employed, and the market hasn't given companies much reason to try harder, the federal government says.