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Building Trust Among Cyber Tribes: A National Cybersecurity Center for Yemen

Enabling Yemen to Flourish in the International Community Though Cybersecurity Infrastructure and Workforce Development By: Chris Blask and David Alley Sixty thousand years ago, a small group crossed the shallow Red Sea at the Bab Al-Mandeb and began the human … Continue reading

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Response to Dale Peterson’s Article: “How DHS Can Best Help ICS Security”.

Dale Peterson at Digital Bond posted a thoughtful piece this Monday on his blog titled: “How DHS Can Best Help ICS Security”. As always, Dale’s commentary is well informed and provides voice to points many experts in industry share. I … Continue reading

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Presidential Executive Order on Cybersecurity

On February 12, 2013 United States President Barack Obama issued an Executive Order (EO) titled “Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity”. This Executive Order provides national guidance for efforts to secure critical infrastructure. It can be assumed that the content of this Executive … Continue reading

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ICS Cybersecurity CEO Lectures at Sana’a University, Yemem

Mr. Blask will be delivering a lecture on Cybersecurity in Modern Industrial Systems at Sana’a University in Sana’a, Yemen on November 13.  

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ICS Cybersecurity CEO Chris Blask in TechTarget

Anthony Freed wrote the following article on TechTarget regarding the Positive Technologies Security “SCADA Safety In Numbers” paper. “While Joel is exactly correct as to the consequences of vulnerable devices being harder to define than the act of simply finding … Continue reading

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ICS-ISAC Realtime Knowledge Sharing Demo at ICSJWG Denver, Oct 16

ICS Cybersecurity CEO and ICS-ISAC Chair Chris Blask will be presenting a demonstration of the realtime knowledge sharing implemented by the ICS-ISAC along with SAIC Chief Cybersecurity Technologist at the DHS ICSJWG conference in Denver, Colorado on October 16 at … Continue reading

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Weekly Intro to ICS-ISAC Webinar: Tuesdays 1pmET

To accommodate interest in the Industrial Control System Information Sharing and Analysis Center (ICS-ISAC) ICS Cybersecurity, Inc. is holding a 45-minute informational overview and Q&A session each Tuesday at 1pm Eastern Time. The session is held using GoToMeeting, attendees can … Continue reading

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Seán Paul McGurk on: “60 Minutes Overtime, Stuxnet copycats: Let the hacking begin”

“At its core, Stuxnet was an elegant and novel weapon, one that could be reverse-engineered and repurposed,” says [60 Minutes producer Graham] Messick. 60 Minutes Overtime explores the possibility of Stuxnet-style catastrophe on American soil. Watch the video here.

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La guerre virtuelle d’Obama

La Presse Interview – June 18, 2012 Nicolas Bérubé La Presse “(Los Angeles) De mystérieux virus informatiques 50 fois plus puissants que les virus connus sont déployés par les États-Unis et Israël contre l’Iran et d’autres pays au Moyen-Orient. Lancée … Continue reading

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Can Stuxnet be turned against US organizations?

New revelations from investigative journalist David Sanger of the New York Times identify the US executive branch’s involvement in directing the creation and use of Stuxnet, the malware targeted at Iranian nuclear plants. Since then, Duqu, and Flame have been … Continue reading

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