Pascal Ackerman

Checking for ICS Internet Exposure Using

In this article I will take you through the process of performing an internet exposure check for your ICS. We will look at what “exposure” means in the realm of networking, followed by a sample search for the internet exposure of a random IP address that I chose for no ...
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Design for Security – Why Proper Architecture Matters to ICS Security

I wanted to take some time today and share with you my thoughts on fundamental ICS (cyber)security. With all these shiny new and valuable OT aimed security products being in the past few years, it might be tempting to start thinking that securing your industrial environment will be achievable with ...
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Taking a closer look at the LookBack Malware Campaign

If you follow my posts on LinkedIn, you might recall an article I shared about a week or two ago about a new malware campaign that was uncovered, targeting ICS companies in the US utilities industry. If you missed the post or want to reread the article, here is the ...
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Another day, more data breaches – where the data goes

This is my first blog post as principal threat analyst with ThreatGEN. The intent is to release a somewhat weekly security news aggregate article with a preference for Industrial security threat articles and a strong technical emphasis on things. Well, I will start that ritual next week, because this week ...
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