Energy Facility Security

Energy Facility Security

By Or Shalom OT (Operational Technology) networks continue to challenge cybersecurity experts. These networks are critical networks in various sectors, e.g. energy infrastructure, production lines...
electricity

A technology based on artificial intelligence and computer vision is helping monitor critical infrastructure, moving AI compute to the edge. FirstEnergy has completed a pilot...

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is redefining ‘Cybersecurity Incident’ in directives for surface transportation across the US.  The Transportation Security Administration has changed the...
offshore security

The use of satellites has long been the preferred choice for gathering geospatial data for agriculture, forestry, infrastructure, and construction projects. But despite the...
electricity

Critical infrastructure is often protected by fences and other barriers, but are these sufficient against drones?  US officials believe that a DJI Mavic 2, a...

A ‘multi-domain robotic team’ combining UAS and USV technologies has been developed. The new combination is designed to operate together for advanced mission profiles,...
SCADA

Industrial machines and devices connected to the network have been gaining momentum and demonstrating effectiveness, however, they are vulnerable to cyberattacks that have far-reaching...
innovation

iHLS is proud to present INNOTECH 2021 - the International Cyber, Homeland Security Technologies and Innovation event. A large two-day exhibition with national pavilions...
critical infrastructure

When the 2001 anthrax attacks occurred in the US, “critical infrastructure sectors were caught unaware and unprepared.” For several weeks, letters containing anthrax spores...

iHLS is proud to present INNOTECH 2021 - the International Cyber, Homeland Security Technologies and Innovation event. A large two-day exhibition with national pavilions...

The oil and natural gas 00industry worldwide is exposed to increasing cyber threats as this industry is becoming more interconnected. State and criminal actors...
critical infrastructure

GPS is critical infrastructure, but it has its limitations. A new system will be able to serve as a backup to GPS and ensure...
cybersecurity

In the wake of a string of ransomware attacks, mainly the one on Colonial Pipeline fuel pipeline company that demonstrated massive vulnerabilities within U.S....
SCADA

Critical infrastructure has become a target to more and more cyber attacks. Recent cyberattacks against oil pipeline giant Colonial Pipeline and other organizations in...
ITL certification

Fuel station pump controllers, the electronic devices attached to a vehicle’s fuel filler neck to enable identification, have been an integral part of every...

Current portable radiation detectors are fragile, bulky and expensive. A research team from the University of Texas at Dallas developed a cheaper and more...
Photo illust. drone by Pixabay

Drones may constitute a threat to sensitive installations. The Y‑12 National Security Complex is a United States Department of Energy National Nuclear Security Administration...
big data

Critical infrastructure cybersecurity has been gaining momentum in the US, culminating in a new security directive, as cyber-attacks continue to target infrastructure companies. Following...
cybersecurity

Cybersecurity attacks have been paralyzing critical infrastructures around the world. A leading U.S. fuel pipeline operator shut its entire network, the source of nearly half...
cybersecurity of electrical grid

The U.S. Energy Department announced a 100-day plan to harden security systems for the country’s electrical infrastructure and increase the ability to detect and...
drone-based gas detection

Detection of odorless and invisible gas leaks from pipelines can be challenging and expensive. Current solutions include slow, qualitative, analog sensors or expensive delicate...

An autonomous surveillance UAV solution has been protecting a sensitive nuclear site. The Skeyetech drone, developed by French company Azur Drones, has been surveying...