Cyberspace has become all pervasive. Every facet of a modern life has elements of cyberspace embedded in it. Therefore securing the cyberspace has become a necessity, which can no more be wished away. This space collate the news and views affecting the security of our cyberspace.
23 July 2012
DHS issues warning on widely used industrial control system software
The Homeland Security Department issued July 13 an alert warning of security problems with widely used industrial control system software.
The Tridium Niagara AX Framework software platform integrates systems and devices for online management, according to the alert (.pdf), from the Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team.
More than 300,000 Niagara AX Frameworks are installed worldwide in applications that include energy management, building automation and telecommunications.