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2018/09/05

Securing the Convergence of IT with OT

Securing the Convergence of IT with OT

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is the leading edge of the convergence of Operational Technology (OT) with IT. This convergence begins with network connectivity but requires enhancements in operational procedures, technology, and training as well.

2018/09/05

Trend Micro Teams Up with Moxa to Secure and Accelerate Industrial Internet of Things Applications

Trend Micro Teams Up with Moxa to Secure and Accelerate Industrial Internet of Things Applications

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, has announced a new partnership with Moxa Inc., a leader in industrial communication and networking, as part of its Technology Alliance Partner Program to jointly develop state-of-the-art solutions to protect Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) environments like smart manufacturing and smart energy.

2018/08/09

A Look Into Smart Factories: A Model of IIoT Innovation

A Look Into Smart Factories: A Model of IIoT Innovation

The IIoT is a catalyst for development in many industries. For manufacturing, IIoT innovation is best demonstrated by one of its prominent models, the smart factory.

2018/07/26

Richard Ku on Industrial IoT Security: Interview with Microsoft Channel 9

Richard Ku on Industrial IoT Security: Interview with Microsoft Channel 9

According to Ku, “Thirty years ago people looked at security on the IT side as an afterthought and this is what’s happening on the OT side today”

2018/07/17

How the Industry 4.0 Era Will Change the Cybersecurity Landscape

How the Industry 4.0 Era Will Change the Cybersecurity Landscape

Today’s highly automated and connected smart factories (Industry 4.0) were born out of yesterday’s steam engines that mechanized manufacturing (Industry 1.0); mass-production lines expanded with the advent of electricity (Industry 2.0); and then IT-enabled manufacturing plants ushered in the era of connected industrial control systems with programmable logic controllers (PLC).

2018/07/16

The Aurora Power Grid Vulnerability and the BlackEnergy Trojan

The Aurora Power Grid Vulnerability and the BlackEnergy Trojan

At recent Industrial IoT security briefings, the Aurora vulnerability has come up repeatedly. Attendees ask, “Is our country’s power grid safe? How can we protect the grid? What is Aurora?” This post provides a look at Aurora, and the BlackEnergy attack that can exploit Aurora.

2018/05/21

Blockchain: The Missing Link Between Security and the IoT?

Blockchain: The Missing Link Between Security and the IoT?

Blockchain is one of the key concepts in IoT conversations today, touted to accelerate the scaling of IoT implementations. However, due to its nascent nature, what could be the potential risks, and how can blockchain play a role in IoT security?

2018/05/07

CEO Interview: Eva Chen Meets with ‘IIoT World’

CEO Interview: Eva Chen Meets with ‘IIoT World’

Trend Micro CEO Eva Chen recently shared her insights on cybersecurity for industrial control systems (ICS) in an interview with IIoT World co-founder, Lucian Fogoros. IIoT World is the first global digital publication dedicated to the connected industry and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).

2018/05/03

Securing the Connected Industrial World with Trend Micro

Securing the Connected Industrial World with Trend Micro

At Trend Micro we’ve made it our business over the past 30 years to anticipate where technology is taking the world. That’s why it was great to take our new message Securing the Connected World to an audience of Industry 4.0 experts at Hannover Messe last week.

2017/12/24

Trend Micro Cybersecurity Reference Architecture for Operational Technology

Trend Micro Cybersecurity Reference Architecture for Operational Technology

The evolution of the Internet of Things (IoT) has made life a lot more convenient and productive for both consumers and businesses alike over past few years, but on the other side, cybersecurity is an emerging challenge. For automobile original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), Tier 1 suppliers, car dealers, service providers, car owners and drivers, cyberattacks are now a reality that they have to grapple with.

2017/11/07

Trend Micro Delivers Appliance with Industry’s Fastest Network Inspection in the Smallest Form Factor

Trend Micro Delivers Appliance with Industry’s Fastest Network Inspection in the Smallest Form Factor

In our 2017 NGIPS Group Test, Trend Micro made an impressive demonstration of performance and security,” said Vikram Phatak, CEO of NSS Labs. “Overall, no tradeoffs seem to have been made when achieving the compact 1U form factor of the new TX series.

2017/11/06

Smart Factory Security Part 4: Lessons Learned from the WannaCry Attack

Smart Factory Security Part 4: Lessons Learned from the WannaCry Attack

The ‘WannaCry” and “Petya” (also known as NotPetya or GoldenEye) outbreaks rank as the most damaging global cyber security incidents during the first half of 2017. These massive ransomware attacks impacted the networks of hospitals, factories, and railroads in many different countries with serious consequences.

2017/11/02

Taking Steps towards Secure Manufacturing

Taking Steps towards Secure Manufacturing

In 2016, an independent study recognized the manufacturing industry as the second most attacked industry. While the healthcare sector is still the most frequently attacked, attacks on manufacturing come as no surprise since it's an expansive industry that includes the automotive, textile, electronic and other subgroups that manufacture a multitude of different products.

2017/10/23

Security Risks in a Technology-Driven World

Security Risks in a Technology-Driven World

Technology has certainly changed how the world works, influencing almost every aspect of modern life. But while modern technology undeniably brings a number of advantages across multiple sectors, it also has its share of downsides.

2017/10/19

Trend Micro Achieves Perfect Score of 100 Percent Breach Detection in 2017

Trend Micro Achieves Perfect Score of 100 Percent Breach Detection in 2017

“Trend Micro’s Deep Discovery achieved a 100% security effectiveness rating with the fastest time to detect attacks amongst all tested products,” said Vikram Phatak, CEO of NSS Labs. “There is no question that Deep Discovery should be on the short list for everyone considering a Breach Detection solution.”

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