Today’s LiveWire Spotlight evaluates the latest cyber security vulnerability summaries posted by the Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT).   Four advisories are reviewed in detail concerning defects that have been found in turbine control platforms, SCADA, and other commonly used BES Cyber Systems.

Black and White-Hat programmers are constantly probing the installed base of BES control systems for weaknesses.  Thus, Cyber Asset owners/operators should regularly monitor cyber security advisory sites like ICS-CERT’s and act on any relevant recommendation.