Tag: SCADA

Tales From the Road: If Your SCADA Network Isn’t Segmented, It’s Not Secure

Newsflash: Most networks utilized for Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) were not designed to be secure. Yes, you read that correctly. Kind of a scary thought, especially when your municipal water utility is reliant on this network to ensure the availability and safety of the drinking water supply! This is why the management company… Read more »

The Colonial Pipeline Shutdown Demonstrates How Precarious Our Critical Infrastructure Security Really Is

Greater Security Must be Applied to all Operational Technology Systems The Colonial Pipeline shutdown, caused by a ransomware attack, highlights the precarious position of many critical infrastructures.  The effects of the pipeline cyber incident are widespread, as 45% of the U.S. East Coast relies on it for gasoline, diesel fuel and jet fuel. Several southern… Read more »