Energy Facility Security

Energy Facility Security

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At least 60 serious cyber attack attempts target the armed forces and other parts of UK defense every day. In order to confront this...
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Following several biohazard epidemics, the COVID-19 pandemic and the 2001 anthrax attacks in the US, a critical infrastructure biodefense program will be established at...
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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...
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There are over 800,000 registered drones in the US, according to news agencies. The US Administration is seeking expanded powers to detect and disable...
cybersecurity of electrical grid

The new digital landscape and growing cyber threats require that oil and gas installations, power grid infrastructure and other utilities be more resilient to...
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A ransomware attack on a Swiss airport could be part of a larger campaign. Airport ground services and air cargo operator Swissport has been...

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is warning that Russia may pursue a cyberattack against the U.S. as tensions escalate over Moscow's buildup...
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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...

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...

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...
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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...