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Siemens fixes DoS flaw in Rugged OS devices


Threatpost - (International) Siemens issued patches to address a denial of service (DoS) vulnerability in some of its devices that run its Rugged Operating System, which could allow an attacker to crash Rugged OS by sending specially-crafted packets to the devices' Web interface. Affected devices running Rugged OS are used in several industries, including energy, transportation, and healthcare.


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:

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:20:23