Without adequate remedial action in place, cyber attacks can impact organizations in many ways.
Today’s just-in-time manufacturing sector is climbing toward the top of hackers’ hit lists.
Remotely sabotages circuit breakers, switches and protection relays.
Ransoms have ranged from $1,000 to $50,000.
German report says some handsets are infected at sale.
Russian report says programs have elements in common with Stuxnet worm.
Canadian Cyber Incident Response Centre study says perpetrators used complex techniques to infiltrate the council.
Analysts point to potential operational and security issues.
“A world in which you could put a castle wall around your system and keep intruders out is no longer plausible.”