Candiru: Another Cyberweapons Arms Manufacturer

Schneier on Security

Citizen Lab has identified yet another Israeli company that sells spyware to governments around the world: Candiru. From the report : Summary: Candiru is a secretive Israel-based company that sells spyware exclusively to governments.

Why Manufacturing Struggles With Cloud Security

Security Boulevard

Attacks targeting cloud infrastructure are on the rise, according to the Netwrix 2022 Cloud Data Security Report, and the industry that is most vulnerable to attacks on the cloud is manufacturing. What makes the cloud in manufacturing.

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Cybercriminals Increasingly Target Manufacturing, IP

Security Boulevard

Recent attacks targeting intellectual property (IP) and critical infrastructure are raising the security stakes for manufacturing organizations, as the industry records one of the highest attack rates of any sector since the onset of COVID-19. One in five manufacturing companies in the U.S.

Paragon: Yet Another Cyberweapons Arms Manufacturer

Schneier on Security

Forbes has the story : Paragon’s product will also likely get spyware critics and surveillance experts alike rubbernecking: It claims to give police the power to remotely break into encrypted instant messaging communications, whether that’s WhatsApp, Signal, Facebook Messenger or Gmail, the industry sources said.

Cyberweapons Arms Manufacturer FinFisher Shuts Down

Schneier on Security

FinFisher has shut down operations. This is the spyware company whose products were used, among other things, to spy on Turkish and Bahraini political opposition. Uncategorized cyberweapons privacy spyware surveillance

Stop the line: Cyber threats facing manufacturing

Digital Shadows

The cyber risk facing the manufacturing sector is likely greater at this point than ever before. The post Stop the line: Cyber threats facing manufacturing first appeared on Digital Shadows. Cybercriminals have demonstrably pivoted.

More on NSO Group and Cytrox: Two Cyberweapons Arms Manufacturers

Schneier on Security

The other was hacked both by Pegasus and by the spyware from another cyberweapons arms manufacturer: Cytrox. Citizen Lab published another report on the spyware used against two Egyptian nationals. One was hacked by NSO Group’s Pegasus spyware.

Ways Manufacturers Can Benefit from Going Online

SecureBlitz

Here, I will show you ways manufacturers can benefit from going online… Some businesses are based entirely on the internet. The post Ways Manufacturers Can Benefit from Going Online appeared first on SecureBlitz Cybersecurity.

Industry 4.0 Points Up Need for Improved Security for Manufacturers

Dark Reading

With manufacturing ranking as the fourth most targeted sector, manufacturers that understand their exposure will be able to build the necessary security maturity

Why Third-Party Risk Should Be Manufacturing's Top Priority

Dark Reading

Manufacturing relies on complex interconnected networks and technologies, but with more vendors comes risk that needs to be secured

RiskLens Fast Facts on Cyber Risk in Manufacturing

Security Boulevard

The post RiskLens Fast Facts on Cyber Risk in Manufacturing appeared first on Security Boulevard. Security Bloggers Network Manufacturing Industry RiskLens Fast FactsBRP, Inc.,

Manufacturing Cybersecurity: Trends & Survey Response

Trend Micro

Based on our survey of over 900 ICS security leaders in the United States, Germany, and Japan, we dig deeper into each industry's challenges and present Trend Micro's recommendations.

Cybersecurity for Smart Factories in Manufacturing

Security Boulevard

this term refers to the rise of smart factories and how manufacturing as an industry is quickly transitioning from place-based warehouses to networks of global software, automated systems, OT, and integration of the internet of all things to manufacture anything and everything in entirely new […].

Mollitiam Industries is the Newest Cyberweapons Arms Manufacturer

Schneier on Security

REvil Ransomware Hits Jack Daniel's Manufacturer

Dark Reading

Attackers who targeted US spirits manufacturer Brown-Forman reportedly stole a terabyte of confidential data

Five Cybersecurity Risks The Manufacturing Industry Faces

Security Boulevard

As society enters a fourth industrial revolution, the manufacturing industry is facing vast, rapid changes. The post Five Cybersecurity Risks The Manufacturing Industry Faces appeared first on Security Boulevard.

Why Manufacturing IP is So Susceptible to Cyber Theft

Security Boulevard

The post Why Manufacturing IP is So Susceptible to Cyber Theft appeared first on Gurucul. The post Why Manufacturing IP is So Susceptible to Cyber Theft appeared first on Security Boulevard. While electronic theft of intellectual property (IP) has been happening for a long time, it.

Multiple Automotive Manufacturers Infected With Emotet

Dark Reading

Telemetry from industrial systems security firm Dragos has spotted the malware command-and-control servers communicating with several automotive manufacturer systems

Power semiconductor component manufacturer Semikron suffered a ransomware attack

Security Affairs

Semikron, a German-based independent manufacturer of power semiconductor components, suffered a ransomware cyberattck. The German manufacturer didn’t share details about the attack or the family of ransomware that infected its systems.

Parker Manufacturing Hit with Conti Ransomware

SecureWorld News

United States manufacturing giant Parker Hannifin recently announced the company fell victim to a ransomware attack, resulting in a data breach of employee information.

Attackers Target Small Manufacturing Firms

Dark Reading

The most common tactics include credential stuffing using valid accounts, various forms of deception, and vulnerabilities in third-party software, Rapid7 says in its latest quarterly threat report

Manufacturing Sees Rising Ransomware Threat

Dark Reading

Crypto-ransomware groups are increasingly adopting malware and tools that can probe and attack operational technology, such as industrial control systems, according to an assessment of current threats

IoT devices at major Manufacturers infected with crypto-miner

Security Affairs

Hackers have infected with a piece of malware some IoT devices running Windows 7 designed by three of the world’s largest manufacturers. The experts reported that several IoT devices at some major manufacturers have been infected with a cryptocurrency miner in October 2019.

BlackByte ransomware group hit Asahi Group Holdings, a precision metal manufacturing and metal solution provider

Security Affairs

The BlackByte ransomware group claims to have compromised Asahi Group Holdings, a precision metal manufacturing and metal solution provider. Asahi Group Holdings, Ltd.

Are SASE and Zero Trust the key for manufacturers grappling with IoT cyber risks?

CyberSecurity Insiders

As manufacturers dash headlong into smart factory initiatives, the number of IoT devices operating in factories, warehouses, and across supply chain infrastructure is exploding. New cyber challenges are arising in the face of this explosion of IoT in manufacturing.

Sophisticated Tardigrade malware launches attacks on vaccine manufacturing infrastructure

Security Boulevard

The warning comes from the non-profit Bioeconomy Information Sharing and Analysis Center (BIO-ISAC) which revealed that at least two large facilities working on manufacturing bio-drugs and vaccines have been hit by […]… Read More.

Global Snack Manufacturer Becomes Cyber Resilient While Cutting Production Costs

Cisco CSR

So you can imagine my relief when I found out we’d be able to help them overcome a significant manufacturing hurdle that could have brought my snack supply to a halt. Visibility into the production line, processes and vital manufacturing machines was blocked.

COVID-19 vaccine manufacturer suffers a data breach

Security Affairs

Indian COVID-19 vaccine manufacturer Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories was hit with a cyber attack that forced it to shut down its plants in Brazil, India, Russia, the U.K., In response to the security breach, the COVID-19 vaccine manufacturer has isolated all data center services. “In

5 Features Of A Good Manufacturing Company

SecureBlitz

When you are looking for a manufacturing company to work with, some things can help you pick the right one. The post 5 Features Of A Good Manufacturing Company appeared first on SecureBlitz Cybersecurity.

Manufacturing Firms Learn Cybersecurity the Hard Way

Dark Reading

Although 61% of smart factories have experienced a cybersecurity incident, IT groups and operational technology groups still don't collaborate enough on security

Grandoreiro banking malware targets manufacturers in Spain, Mexico

Bleeping Computer

The notorious 'Grandoreiro' banking trojan was spotted in recent attacks targeting employees of a chemicals manufacturer in Spain and workers of automotive and machinery makers in Mexico. [.].

Manufacturing was the top industry targeted by ransomware last year

The State of Security

Global supply chains are bearing the brunt of ransomware attacks, according to a new report that finds manufacturing was the most targeted industry during 2021. The post Manufacturing was the top industry targeted by ransomware last year appeared first on The State of Security.

Survey: Nearly Half of Manufacturers Suffered a Digital Attack in the Last Year

Security Boulevard

The post Survey: Nearly Half of Manufacturers Suffered a Digital Attack in the Last Year appeared first on The State of Security. The post Survey: Nearly Half of Manufacturers Suffered a Digital Attack in the Last Year appeared first on Security Boulevard.

RansomEXX ransomware hit computer manufacturer and distributor GIGABYTE

Security Affairs

Taiwanese manufacturer and distributor of computer hardware GIGABYTE was a victim of the RansomEXX ransomware gang. RansomEXX ransomware gang hit the Taiwanese manufacturer and distributor of computer hardware GIGABYTE and claims to have stolen 112GB of data.

Cyber Security for Manufacturing Firms: 5 Reasons & 5 Ways

Security Boulevard

With the rapid digitization of the manufacturing firms globally, the potential cyber risks plaguing their industry have grown in both number and intensity. The post Cyber Security for Manufacturing Firms: 5 Reasons & 5 Ways appeared first on Kratikal Blog.

Ransomware in Auto Manufacturing Threatens Industry’s Recovery

Security Boulevard

As automotive supply chains become more complex, automotive manufacturers are increasingly susceptible to a ransomware attack, according to a report from Black Kite. The post Ransomware in Auto Manufacturing Threatens Industry’s Recovery appeared first on Security Boulevard.

Cyberattack Hits Aircraft Parts Manufacturer

Dark Reading

Belgium's Asco has shut down manufacturing around the world, including the US, in response to a major cybersecurity event, but what happened isn't clear

Threat actor claims to have hacked European manufacturer of missiles MBDA

Security Affairs

Threat actors that go online with the moniker Adrastea claim to have hacked the multinational manufacturer of missiles MBDA. The post Threat actor claims to have hacked European manufacturer of missiles MBDA appeared first on Security Affairs.

Machine Identities are Essential for Securing Smart Manufacturing

Security Boulevard

Machine Identities are Essential for Securing Smart Manufacturing. The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) puts networked sensors and intelligent devices directly on the manufacturing floor to collect data, drive artificial intelligence and do predictive analytics.

The Ultimate Guide to Data Security in the Manufacturing Industry

Security Boulevard

There has long been a belief in the manufacturing industry that companies in the sector were relatively safe from cyber threats, with a misconception that cyber attackers prefer to target businesses in the financial services and healthcare industry instead.

Apple Manufacturer Foxconn Confirms Cyberattack

Threatpost

Manufacturing powerhouse confirmed North American operations impacted by November cyberattack. Breach Hacks Malware apple DopplePaymer Foxconn Foxconn Technology Group ransomware U.S. Cyber Emergency Response Team

Serious Flaw in Firewalls and VPNs Manufactured by Zyxel Exploited

Heimadal Security

The post Serious Flaw in Firewalls and VPNs Manufactured by Zyxel Exploited appeared first on Heimdal Security Blog. Zyxel is a trademark name that is used by both Zyxel Communications Corp.

Ransomware Trained on Manufacturing Firms Led Cyberattacks in Industrial Sector

Dark Reading

Meanwhile, a few "alarming" infiltrations of OT networks by previously unknown threat groups occurred last year as well