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Radiflow and Mitsubishi Electric UK working together to strengthen security

Radiflow, a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions for industrial automation networks, has announced a collaboration with Mitsubishi Electric UK to address the needs of IEC62443 cybersecurity standards in the Critical Infrastructure and Industrial Automation markets. Radiflow develops trusted industrial cybersecurity solutions for critical business operations that have been successfully deployed in over 4,000 sites by […]


How security impacts developments in the energy sector

Raj Samani, Chief Scientist and Fellow at McAfee, shares his wealth of knowledge and best practice advice on how organisations can ensure they are protecting their operations and managing risk in the energy supply chain, and how to best detect and avoid breaches. Given its major role in the nation’s infrastructure, what unique challenges does […]


Securing OT environments in the energy and utilities sector

Doros Hadjizenonos, Regional Sales Director at Fortinet, tells Intelligent CIO how OT environments in the energy and utilities sector can be made secure. As owners and operators of critical infrastructure converge their IT and Operational Technology (OT) departments and systems, they face increased cyber-risk. Threat actors have quickly moved to target newly vulnerable OT systems […]


Redline Communications selected to provide secure connectivity for KSA oil company

Redline Communications Group, a leading provider of industrial wireless broadband network connectivity solutions for mission-critical applications, has announced that, along with its certified partner Al-Rushaid Technologies, it has been selected by one of KSA’s largest oil companies to provide secure connectivity across their vast oilfields. Al-Rushaid Technologies is the ICT and telecom powerhouse of Al-Rushaid Group […]


Regaining control of CNI in the face of cyberthreats

A cyberbreach on Critical National Infrastructure (CNI) could have a catastrophic impact on the national economy. Joseph Carson, Chief Security Scientist at Thycotic, explains the impact of CNI attacks and how to regain control. Not all cyberthreats are created equal. While every attack will be bad news for someone, some security incidents can impact the […]


One Identity helps secure critical infrastructure providers

One Identity Safeguard for Privileged Sessions now offered to critical infrastructure organisations free of charge for six months As emergency services, public health organisations, utilities and other critical organisations rush to enable as many remote workers as possible, best practices for keeping users secure have understandably become an ongoing challenge. To help, One Identity, a […]


Trend Micro research urges oil and gas industry to prioritise cybersecurity

Trend Micro, a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, has announced the findings of new research on the cyber-risks facing the oil and gas industry. The research found that the oil and gas industry and its supply chain face increased risk from advanced threat groups and others as they continue to build out digitally connected infrastructure. […]


Securing smart buildings in the energy sector

Smart buildings and facilities in the energy sector have historically focused on operational efficiencies, energy savings and automated industrial control systems. However, the continued convergence of both physical security and cybersecurity has recently led to a greater emphasis on and sense of urgency around IoT-based security.  


EDP utilises BitSight platform for Security Performance Management

Information security is vital for operating in a secure environment, and as one of the largest energy companies in the world, Energias de Portugal (EDP) recognises this. It used a BitSight solution to improve its security performance and build confidence among its stakeholders. Paulo Moniz, CISO, EDP, explains how the solution has future-proofed operations. EDP […]


Kuwait Oil Company Cybersecurity Summit highlights threat landscape

The Kuwait Oil Company has successfully raised awareness of the dangers represented by cybercriminals at its cybersecurity summit in Ahmadi. A number of CEOs, group managers and team leaders, as well as a host of guests and interested parties attended the event held under the patronage and presence of Emad Sultan, CEO of Kuwait Oil […]


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