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News Government Manufacturing General
July 22, 2020  

US accuses Chinese hackers of targeting COVID-19 research

Indictment includes trade secret theft and wire fraud conspiracy charges.

News Manufacturing General
July 16, 2020  

Experts say Twitter breach troubling, undermines trust

Hackers used social engineering to target Twitter’s employees and then gained access to the high-profile accounts.

Feature Manufacturing Technology
January 10, 2020  

You are a hacker’s target: What you need to know

Being prepared reduces the risk and minimizes the impact of a cyber attack.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General
February 26, 2018  

Play it smart: Cyber secure your plant

New technologies offer many benefits but increase the risk of data breaches.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability
March 6, 2017  

Hackers are drawn to energy sector’s lack of sensors, controls

US Homeland Security received reports of some 350 incidents at energy companies from 2011 to 2015.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
February 28, 2017  

Counterfeiters, hackers cost US up to $600B a year

Watchdog report says theft of trade secrets alone costs between $180 billion and $540 billion annually.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
November 10, 2016  

Securing the supply chain: hackers may target vendors to access your network

With the push towards automation and digitization of the supply chain, cyber risks can be significant.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 1, 2016  

China gets tough on cybersecurity and foreign hackers

Draft law allows police and other agencies to freeze assets and apply “other necessary punishment.”

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
February 14, 2016  

Secure your plant

Managing risk posed by hackers that target IIOT.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Production
August 6, 2015  

Automakers struggling to keep hackers from seizing control of cars

New cars now have up to 50 computers that run 20 million lines of software code, more than a Boeing 787.

News Government Manufacturing General Operations Production
June 9, 2015  

Cyberattack attempts against US will accelerate: Obama

President blames old systems for detecting intrusions; US upgrading equipment agency by agency.

News Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
April 13, 2015  

Protecting your business against malicious Ransomware software

Hacker software extorts money from computer and smartphone users.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
December 15, 2014  

Chinese hackers installed malware on NRC computers

Canadian Cyber Incident Response Centre study says perpetrators used complex techniques to infiltrate the council.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 25, 2014  

Hackers show cars can be commandeered

US feds and automakers aim to block threats.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations
October 8, 2014  

Canadian tech firms wage war against corporate hackers

Their challenge will be winning over a business community reluctant to ramp up their own protection.