Industroyer aka Crashoverride – A big new threat for ICS 14/06/2017

Industroyer is the first malware designed and developed to attack electric power grids. This sophisticated piece of malware found by security analysts of ESET works in a very disruptive manner and was responsible for the latest power out in Ukraine. Because of the modular structure the malware can be easily extended to other industrial sectors. […]

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Limes Security writes an article for the German IT-magazine LANline about the security of industrial systems. 29/03/2017

In the article “Sicherheit 4.0 für Industrieanlagen” (Translation: Security 4.0 for Industrial Control Systems) Mr. Thomas Brandstetter describes some pitfalls and problems concerning control systems and shows measures to increase their IT-Security. http://www.lanline.de/sicherheit-4-0-fuer-industrieanlagen/

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ICS Security Workshop at ICS-CSR in Belfast 26/07/2016

Limes Security will be conducting a security workshop at the Industrial Control System Cyber Security Research (ICS-CSR) conference, taking place for the fourth time, this year from August 23rd-25th 2016 at Queen’s University Belfast. The workshop “Assessing & Exploiting ICS Vulnerabilities” allows participants to take the first steps into testing for and exploiting vulnerabilities of industrial systems. ICS-CSR […]

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Successful ICS Security Training at S4Europe 01/07/2016

Limes Security successfully conducted the advanced ICS security training “ICS Security Applied in 1 Day – Attack & Defense” at the S4Europe conference.  Training participants came from many different nations: Attendees from neighbouring European countries, the Middle East, Israel as well as South Korea took advantage of  the possibility to get expert ICS security knowledge right […]

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Limes SCADA Security Expert Peter Panholzer speaks at Security Forum 2016 20/05/2016

Students of the University of Applied Sciences of Hagenberg organized the Security Forum 2016 this year again. Peter Panholzer, SCADA security expert and founder of Limes Security, was invited to give a talk about industrial security. The talk included a summary of notable incidents, the correct approach towards industrial penetration testing, war stories and recommendations towards a […]

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