01-14-19 – News This Past Couple Weeks

Medical Device Security Firm Cynerio Raises $7 Million
The company’s security platform provides visibility into clinical entities on a network and allows organizations to assess the risk associated with device behavior and detect anomalies with medical context consideration to stop malicious threats and increase patient safety and data security
https://www.securityweek.com/medical-device-security-firm-cynerio-raises-7-million

IoT Community announces formation of Security, Privacy & Trust IoT Center of Excellence
The IoT Community (Internet of Things Community) unveiled the formation of its security, privacy and trust focused IoT Center of Excellence (SPTIoTCoE), which will be Co-Chaired by Nancy Shemwell, Chief Operating Officer of the IoT Community and Dipto Chakravarty, Chief Technology Officer at Exostar

IoT Community announces formation of Security, Privacy & Trust IoT Center of Excellence (SPTIoTCoE)

Strategies for expertly protecting industrial control systems
Andrew Ginter is the Vice President of Industrial Security at Waterfall Security Solutions. We sat down with him to learn more about his new book, Secure Operations Technology, a collection of affordable and practical approaches that thoroughly defeat control system cyber attacks from the mundane to the arcane

Strategies for expertly protecting industrial control systems

Trend Micro IoT Security 2.0 enhances end user protection and device makers’ reputation
Trend Micro launched Trend Micro IoT Security (TMIS) 2.0 to help manufacturers and managed service providers improve the security of their products and the wider IoT ecosystem, while enabling them to drive differentiation

Trend Micro IoT Security 2.0 enhances end user protection and device makers’ reputation

Your Life Is the Attack Surface: The Risks of IoT
Today, there are more connected devices than humans. The unprecedented growth of connected devices has created innumerable new threats for organizations, manufacturers, and consumers, while at the same time creating opportunities for hackers
https://www.darkreading.com/endpoint/your-life-is-the-attack-surface-the-risks-of-iot-/a/d-id/1333588

Threat of a Remote Cyberattack on Today’s Aircraft Is Real
We need more stringent controls and government action to prevent a catastrophic disaster
https://www.darkreading.com/iot/threat-of-a-remote-cyberattack-on-todays-aircraft-is-real/a/d-id/1333551

BlackBerry Offers Its Security Technology to IoT Device Makers
BlackBerry on Monday announced that manufacturers of Internet of Things (IoT) devices can now use the company’s technology to improve the safety and security of their products.
https://www.securityweek.com/blackberry-offers-its-security-technology-iot-device-makers

Six IoT predictions for 2019
From security issues to skills shortages, these are the most important Internet of Things things to look for in the new year
https://www.networkworld.com/article/3330738/internet-of-things/six-iot-predictions-for-2019.html

ICS Security Experts Share Tales From the Trenches
SecurityWeek has reached out to several companies that offer products and solutions designed for protecting industrial control systems (ICS) against cyber threats and asked their experts to share some interesting stories from the field
https://www.securityweek.com/ics-security-experts-share-interesting-stories

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