March 15, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Today Trend Micro Threat Researcher Kyle Wilhoit will present "Who's Really Attacking Your ICS Equipment?" at
Blackhat Europe 2013
ICS/SCADA systems have been the talk of the security community for the last two years due to
, and several other
threats and attacks
. While the importance and lack of security around ICS systems is well documented and widely known, this talk illustrates Internet facing SCADA/ICS systems, who's really attacking them and why.
The presentation will include an overview on the honeynet/honeypot architecture developed by Kyle Whilhoit which directly mimics ICS/SCADA devices. In addition, this talk will cover techniques for securing ICS/SCADA systems and some best practices for doing so.
's research focuses on original threat, malware and vulnerability discovery/analysis. He has eight years of information security experience and holds several professional certifications. Prior to joining Trend Micro, he was the lead incident handler and reverse engineer at a large energy company, focusing on ICS/SCADA security and
. He has also worked at a tier 1 Internet service provider as a threat analyst and incident response specialist.
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