Cybersecurity Policy and Incidents Briefing 8/02/21

ICYMI: Hard evidence of direct threat to commercial building control systems from Nation States.



Classified documents were allegedly obtained from Iran that revealed secret research on how cyber attacks could be used to destroy equipment or even kill people using operational technology. These documents reveal a particular interest in researching companies and activities in western countries, including the UK, France, and the United States. To be even more specific, Smart Buildings are identified as an attack vector. The documents list several building controls manufacturers, such as Honeywell, Schneider Electric, KMC, Siemens, and others. This signals that the Iranians are getting very specific on what to attack and how to attack it.


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