The ISSA Oklahoma Chapter has invited current ISSA members and newly enrolled members to join them as they watch the Drillers play the Springfield Cardinals at ONEOK Field on the evening of Tuesday, July 29th. This event is being Sponsored by none other than True Digital Security of Tulsa!
For those in the oil and gas industry or others with any type of SCADA devices (e.g. electric, water, sewer), we have received numerous notifications on the Havex Trojan. To date we have not supported any incidents involving this threat, but TRUE does understand the challenges Industrial Control Systems present to these organizations. The days of “air gap” are of the past.
Unless you have been living in a cave, then you probably know that Windows XP is at its end of life. Today is Microsoft’s “Patch Tuesday,” and the last day Windows XP will receive security patches. Hopefully, you already completed your migration plans! TRUE strongly recommends against using Windows XP on the Internet from this point forward.Read more
In light of the recent Target event, there has been an uptick in activity around malware that specifically targets Point of Sale systems. The most common ones that seem to be referenced are the following:
BlackPOS: Affects Windows-based Point of Sale systems. The attack essentially sits in between the card reader and the POS application. Track data (data that can be used to replicate a physical credit card) is extracted and uploaded to a remote server via FTP.Read more