Category Archives: Uncategorized

Cyber Community Information Platform (C-CIP) Invitation

We would like to invite you to participate in the ICS-ISAC discussion, collaboration, and information platform. While this platform is based on the Workplace by Facebook software it is hosted on a separate server running the enterprise version of Facebook. Again, this … Continue reading

Posted in All, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Cyber Community Information Platform (C-CIP) Invitation

German Steelworks hacked, causing “Massive Damage to Machinery”

Robert Lee reports this week on a hack against a German industrial facility which caused significant physical damage to industrial equipment. Find the complete article here (article dated December 17, 2014). “The BSI document states that a steelworks site was directly … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on German Steelworks hacked, causing “Massive Damage to Machinery”

Oct 7th Solution Brief: How to Leverage the IoT to Your Organization’s Advantage

How to Leverage the IoT to Your Organization’s Advantage Tue, Oct 7, 2014 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM EDT The emerging Internet of Things will have a profound impact on IT organizations in government and industry. Although growth is currently … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Oct 7th Solution Brief: How to Leverage the IoT to Your Organization’s Advantage

*Next week* #SARACon: ICS-ISAC Fall Conference in Atlanta

ICS-ISAC Fall Conference (#SARACon) Atlanta, Georgia The ICS-ISAC Fall Conference provides a forum for learning solutions to Cyber-Physical and Control System cybersecurity challenges. The agenda is based on the four components of the Situational Awareness Reference Architecture (SARA): Identity, Inventory, Activity, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on *Next week* #SARACon: ICS-ISAC Fall Conference in Atlanta

Recording: NIST Cybersecurity Framework: Lessons Learned at the Six-Month Mark

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) issued its landmark comprehensive cybersecurity framework in February. Since then NIST has handed the baton to a host of government agencies and cybersecurity specialists across all critical infrastructure industries have gained on-the-ground … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Recording: NIST Cybersecurity Framework: Lessons Learned at the Six-Month Mark

ICS ISAC Chair Chris Blask to Present at CCI’s Industrial Cybersecurity Congress in Madrid

ICS ISAC Chair Chris Blask will be presenting “The Dawn of Shared Situational Awareness” at CCI’s Ibero-American Industrial Cybersecurity Congress in Madrid, Spain on 7 October 2014. The Dawn of Shared Situational Awareness Only through the creation of shared realtime … Continue reading

Posted in All, Events, Uncategorized | Comments Off on ICS ISAC Chair Chris Blask to Present at CCI’s Industrial Cybersecurity Congress in Madrid

Aug 20th NIST Cybersecurity Framework: Lessons Learned at the Six-Month Mark

NIST Cybersecurity Framework:  Lessons Learned at the Six-Month Mark Wednesday Aug 20th, 2014 1:00-2:30pm ET The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) issued its landmark comprehensive cybersecurity framework in February.  Since then NIST has handed the baton to a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Aug 20th NIST Cybersecurity Framework: Lessons Learned at the Six-Month Mark

July Briefing How Do We Indicate Expertise? The Global Industrial Cyber Security Professional (GICSP) Certification recording now available

Among the challenges of securing shared infrastructure is the need to agree on an indicator of requisite expertise. The GICSP is a new certification created by SANS, vendors and asset owners to indicate that an individual has appropriate skills to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on July Briefing How Do We Indicate Expertise? The Global Industrial Cyber Security Professional (GICSP) Certification recording now available

July 23rd How Do We Indicate Expertise? The Global Industrial Cyber Security Professional (GICSP) Certification

How Do We Indicate Expertise? The Global Industrial Cyber Security Professional (GICSP) Certification Wed, Jul 23, 2014 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT Among the challenges of securing shared infrastructure is the need to agree on an indicator of requisite expertise. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on July 23rd How Do We Indicate Expertise? The Global Industrial Cyber Security Professional (GICSP) Certification

An Avalanche is Coming

As each snowflake adds its infinitesimal weight to a stony peak, so the steady accumulation of need for situational awareness has built over the years. The pressure to establish and maintain awareness of the safety, stability and security of our expanding … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on An Avalanche is Coming