MIT's RFly enables small, safe, aerial drones to read RFID tags from tens of meters away while identifying the tags’ locations with an average error of about 19 centimeters.
The malware entered the North Carolina transmission plant’s computer network via email last August, just as the criminals wanted, spreading like a virus and threatening to lock up the production line until the company paid a ransom.
AW North Carolina stood to lose $270,000 in revenue, plus wages for idled employees,
On a recent visit to a household products manufacturing plant in California we were awestruck at the miles of machinery humming away on lonely factory floors. Only 75 employees in total were needed to keep this enormous 300,000 square foot facility running 24/7.
The U.S government warned industrial firms this week about a hacking campaign targeting the nuclear and energy sectors, the latest event to highlight the power industry's vulnerability to cyber attacks.
A host of companies across industries have confirmed attacks on June 27th by a brutal wave of ransomware. Victims of these attacks including global law firm DLA Piper, U.S. pharmaceutical giant Merck, and the Danish shipping company Maersk.
Although targets originally appeared in Ukraine—shutting down power plants, banking services and supermarkets—this latest cyberattack has quickly spanned critical economic sectors around the globe. This cyberattack was first seen by Webroot's threat research team at roughly 10:00 a.m. UTC 6/27/2017.
Webroot has found many companies are still failing to adequately secure their IT systems from the EternalBlue (Petya/WannaCry) vulnerability in the Windows Server Message Block (SMB) server.
Microsoft issued critical security updates to patch this vulnerability on March 14, 2017. <https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/ms17-010.aspx> To verify that the MS17-010 patch is installed.
The attack can come in multiple ways, but the primary delivery method is by email.
Today, Governor Eric Greitens announced the launch of the Governor’s Innovation Task Force. The Governor has charged the Task Force with assessing the current state of innovation in Missouri, analyzing best practices from other states, and developing specific recommendations for what the State can do to promote innovation and new technology start-ups.
A new state law could give the St. Louis Port Authority access to a new revenue stream for redevelopment and infrastructure along the Mississippi River.
The city’s Port Authority Board passed a resolution Tuesday authorizing the creation of an Advanced Industrial Manufacturing Zone, a designation recently established by Missouri lawmakers.
Infrastructure has been in the national spotlight for months, as President Donald Trump touts his $1 trillion plan. Most of the time, infrastructure discussions have been about highways, railways, water treatment systems, or bridges. But on June 7, President Trump brought laser focus to the needs of the inland waterways lock and dam infrastructure that is, too often, out-of-sight, out-of-mind, when he made a speech on the Ohio River in Cincinnati.