Tag Archives: industrial control systems

PwC Establishes Israel Center for Global Cybersecurity Support Services: Grant Waterfall Comments

PwC has established a facility in Israel that will support the protection of critical infrastructures, industrial control systems and operations technologies of worldwide governments and multi-national companies in the industrial sector. The Cybersecurity Center of Excellence is intended to provide a comprehensive cybersecurity framework that will cover approaches for the digital …

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Leidos, SecurityMatters to Combine Industrial Control System Mgmt, Threat Monitoring Platforms

Leidos and SecurityMatters have partnered to add passive monitoring features into a technology platform designed to help operators monitor and secure industrial control systems. SecurityMatters said Thursday it will integrate its SilentDefense continuous threat detection and response platform with Leidos’ Industrial Defender Automation Systems Manager offering. Leidos will resell the integrated product to current and …

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Leidos, Claroty Partner on Industrial Control System Network Protection Offering

Leidos and Claroty have teamed up to offer an industrial control systems network protection technology equipped with passive monitoring features. Leidos said Wednesday it will integrate the company’s Industrial Defender Automation Systems Manager offering with Claroty’s passive monitoring platform to help customers monitor, detect and respond to infrastructure network security threats. Current …

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SecurityMatters to Help NIST Develop Manufacturing Cybersecurity Guide

SecurityMatters will collaborate with the National Institute of Standards and Technology‘s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence to develop guidance for manufacturers to secure industrial control systems against cyber threats. NCCoE plans to include SecurityMatters’ SilentDefense anomaly detection technology along with other cyber tools in the “Capabilities Assessment for Securing Manufacturing Industrial Control Systems” guide to demonstrate ICS security …

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CACI to Extend NAVFAC Cybersecurity Support; Ken Asbury Comments

CACI International has secured a two-year, $21 million task order from the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic to perform cybersecurity systems support for the Naval Facilities Engineering Command. The company said Wednesday it will support NAVFAC’s efforts to meet Defense Department information assurance standards for providing cybersecurity to the U.S. Navy‘s industrial control systems. CACI president …

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Raytheon, DARPA Partner to Build Power Grid Cybersecurity Tech; Jason Redi Comments

Raytheon has secured $9 million in contracts to help the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency develop technologies that will work to secure the U.S. power grid system from cyber attacks. The company said Monday its BBN Technologies subsidiary will design the technologies to send alerts of an impending attack and detect spoofing attempts on grid data collection and …

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Bernie Guerry: General Dynamics’ IT Unit Eyes Industrial Control Tech Security Market Entry

General Dynamics plans to offer a cyber monitoring service to industrial control system operators through the company’s information technology business unit as part of a push to expand into the ICS market. Bernie Guerry, senior vice president of the intelligence solutions division in General Dynamics’ IT unit, said Tuesday the company aims to bring its military-grade cybersecurity services …

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NexDefense, General Dynamics IT Unit Form Industrial Control System Cyber Partnership

NexDefense has agreed to offer its industrial network security monitoring and anomaly detection system to General Dynamics’ information technology business unit under a new collaboration pact between both organizations. The commercial cyber services organization within General Dynamics’ IT unit will utilize NexDefense’s Sophia product to expand cybersecurity monitoring services into the industrial control system …

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FireEye Unveils Security Assessment Service for Industrial Control Systems

FireEye has launched a new cybersecurity assessment system for intended use by industrial control systems operators for technical analysis functions and to model network architectures and dataflow. The company said Monday it designed the Mandiant ICS HealthCheck service to include threat model diagrams, ICS HealthCheck reports and technical and strategic recommendations. “Cyber security threats to (infrastructure control …

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FireEye’s Travis Rosiek: IT ‘Fragmentation’ Strategy Can Impede Govt Cybersecurity Readiness

Travis Rosiek, chief technology officer at FireEye‘s federal division, has told Carahsoft in an interview published Wednesday he believes fragmented and complex networks at agencies affect their efforts to adopt cybersecurity technology. Rosiek added that policy, budget, acquisition and human resource management gaps in the government has prevented agencies from implementing cyber readiness strategies. He has identified …

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NexDefense Obtains License to Market Battelle Diagnostics Tool; Michael Assante, Mark Kaczor Comment

NexDefense will market Battelle's network fingerprinting and monitoring software under a patent and copyright licensing agreement. The Sophia industrial control systems tool is built at Idaho National Laboratory with more than $1.5 million in investments from the Energy Department's office of electricity delivery and energy reliability, NexDefense said Tuesday. “Because …

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Raytheon Subsidiary Joins Industrial Cybersecurity Network; Ed Hammersla Comments

A Raytheon subsidiary has joined a collaborative knowledge-sharing organization that seeks to help the industrial control systems community build its cybersecurity posture. Raytheon Trusted Computer Solutions will serve as a supporting member of the Industrial Control System Information Sharing and Analysis Center, where stakeholders brainstorm on how to mitigate risks …

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