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Cyber-physical attacks: Hacking a chemical plant

2015/08/10

Network World - (International) Researchers with the European Network for Cyber Security and IOActive released their Damn Vulnerable Chemical Plant Process framework at Def Con 23 that stated ways in which a hacker could infiltrate a chemical plant, and taught defenders how to spot cyber-physical attacks. The report is the first open source framework based on two simulated chemical plants.

Source: http://www.networkworld.com/article/2968432/microsoft-subnet/cyber-physical-attacks-hacking-a-chemical-plant.html

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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