ICS-ISAC Chair Chris Blask noted that Cyber Senate is an example of an information sharing organization which spans key demographics. “The mission of information sharing involves many stakeholders groups across the entire global community. Cyber Senate captures key thought leaders and works to share information among them and with critical communities. We see Cyber Senate as a highly valuable organization and are pleased to support the good work they are doing.”
The Cyber Senate are pleased to announce the IAEA will be joining us as Key Note presenters on the Industrial Control Cyber Security Nuclear conference we will be hosting in Warrington UK, May 24-25th 2016.
For further information see www.industrialcontrolsecuritynuclear.com
According to Symantec, “A new information stealer, Trojan.Laziok, acts as a reconnaissance tool allowing attackers to gather information and tailor their attack methods for each compromised computer.”
More information can be found on Symantecs blog and we highly suggested familiarising your firm with this latest threat as although it is focused on the Middle East, it started as a “Multi staged attack campaign against energy companies around the world.”
According to Skynews, “some 140 million people were left without electricity after a transmission line was attacked, knocking out the national grid.”
Power has been restored to much of Pakistan after more than 140 million people were plunged into darkness due to an apparent rebel attack on a key power line.
Up to 80% of the country’s population lost electricity in the early hours of Sunday and disruption was reported at Lahore’s international airport, but flights were not affected.
Key Government, Oil and Gas, Electric and Water Utilities have agreed to share professional and collective insight at two conferences, being held back to back in London, Kingdom and Sacramento California, to address security threats surrounding industrial and process automation systems, the backbone of our global energy infrastructure.
A highly anticipated “Heartbleed” demonstration will be provided by the Finnish security firm responsible for and “outing” the Heartbleed Bug, Codenomicon. The presentation will focus on “The impact and what you need to know.”
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Chief Cyber Security Advisor, recently confirmed both conference locations and will be presenting on “The development and standardization of cyber security and processes,” as well as hosting a roundtable discussion on current developments.
Further authorities on both sides of the Atlantic have been confirmed in their respective regions, in London, United Kingdom, this Scottish and Southern Energy, Electrilivi, Alliander, Security Working Group ETSI-CEN-CENELEC, United Utilities, Stedin and Laborelec GDF Suez. In Sacramento California, contributions include NERC, , Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company, EPRI, NCI Security, New York University, and Pacific Gas Electric.
The Industrial Control Cyber Security Conference in Europe will take place on September 29th and 30th
Further information can be found at www.industrialcontrolsecurityeurope.com
The Industrial Control Cyber Security USA conference in Sacramento California will be held on October 6th and 7th. Further information can be found at www.industrialcontrolsecurityusa.com
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All stakeholders have a new responsibility in ensuring the safety, reliability and stability of our Critical National Infrastructure. Public and Private partnerships are paramount and information sharing on an international level a priority. We will be addressing key areas of vulnerability, threat detection, mitigation, and planning for the Utilities and Oil and Gas sectors. The ICS Energy Europe conference is brought to you by the Cyber Senate. An exclusive community of authoritative global leaders with unparalleled experience and knowledge in both Cyber and Industrial Control sectors.