Critical infrastructure has become an easy target for cybercriminals

“The cybersecurity of industrial control systems (ICS) is in an “abysmal” state, a new report from CloudSEK has warned.

The company scanned the web for vulnerable ICSs and found “hundreds” of vulnerable endpoints, the report explained. Often, these devices had weak passwords or were still configured to factory settings. In some instances, they contained unpatched and outdated software, carrying known and exploitable bugs, while the access credentials and source code for others had been leaked online.” – read more at ITProPortal!