Daily CyberSecurity News For 7th November 2016

  1. Researchers Create Undetectable Rootkit That Targets Industrial EquipmentFrom Bleeping Computer. 

    Two researchers presenting at the Black Hat Europe security conference in London revealed a method of infecting industrial equipment with an undetectable rootkit component that can wreak havoc and disrupt the normal operations of critical infrastructure all over the world.

    The attack targets PLCs (Programmable Logic Controllers), devices that sit between normal computers that run industrial monitoring software and the actual industrial equipment, such as motors, valves, sensors, breakers, alarms, and others.

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