SCADA / ICS

Moxa Networking Device Vulnerabilities expose Industrial Environments to attacks

A decade of vulnerabilities in a wireless network device made by Moxa, an industrial networking, computer and automation provider from Taiwan have been identified by Cisco’s Talos intelligence and research group. According to Monday’s advisories, both by Moxa and by Talos, 12 vulnerabilities are affecting AWK-3131A industrial AP / bridge / client devices that can…

U.S. Energy Grid Coverage Proposal Passes with NDAA

Legislation aimed at protecting the U.S. power grid from cyber attacks passed this week, after the National Defense Authorisation Act (NDAA) was introduced in 2020. The NDAA voted 377-48 in 2020, and President Donald Trump will sign it shortly. The annual Military Bill includes the Securing Energy Infrastructure Act, which sets out a two-year energy…