Tag Archives: industrial control system

DoD Seeks Cyber Platforms Through Solutions Meeting

The Defense Department will hold a meeting in Washington between June and July 2016 to allow potential contractors to deliver technical presentations about their cyber platforms. DoD said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Tuesday it will conduct the Cyber Strategy Solutions Meeting to identify cyber tools that might qualify for experimentation …

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Benga Erinle: Ultra Electronics 3eTI Supports Navy Leaders’ Call for ICS Security Accountability

Ultra Electronics 3eTI released a statement in response to a letter U.S. Navy leaders sent to Defense Sec. Ashton Carter regarding the addition of industrial control systems security on the monthly DoD cyber scorecard, Ultra Electronics said Wednesday. DoD assesses agencies’ cybersecurity improvement efforts through the scorecard framework. Benga Erinle, president of Ultra …

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OSIsoft, root9B Form Industrial Control System Cyber Defense Partnership; Mike Morris Comments

OSIsoft and root9B have forged a partnership to combine their platforms and services designed to help government and commercial clients protect their supervisory control and data acquisition platforms and other industrial control systems from cyber threats. Root9B said Monday OSIsoft will integrate its PI System open infrastructure with root9B’s technology offerings and services …

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Mordor Intelligence: Critical Infrastructure Protection Market Worth $131B in 2020

A report by Mordor Intelligence predicts that the global critical infrastructure protection market will grow at an 8.5-percent compound annual growth rate from $80.5 billion last year to $131.33 billion in 2020. Mordor Intelligence said the growth will follow developments in smart grid technology, cloud computing and critical infrastructure technology amid the potential impact …

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Michael Fey: McAfee-Siemens Team to Help Clients View Their Security Posture

McAfee and Siemens will continue to provide security offerings to industrial customers in a move to view cyber threats. Both companies will further develop security products and services that will be based on industrial protocols for the process automation industry, Siemens said Monday. Siemens’ service offerings will be combined with McAfee’s firewall, security …

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Boeing Taps Intl Cyber Firm SecurityMatters to Monitor Network Assets; Sandro Etalle Comments

Boeing will deploy Dutch cybersecurity company SecurityMatters’ intrusion detection system as part of the defense contractor’s enterprise network sentinel platform designed to identify vulnerabilities in information systems architecture. SilentDefense ICS reviews network configuration and pinpoints malfunctions through network fingerprinting, SecurityMatters said Wednesday. SecurityMatters’ CEO Dr. Sandro Etalle said that “more …

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