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Rockwell Deals for Automation Control Products

Rockwell Automation acquired Automation Control Products (ACP), a provider in centralized thin client, remote desktop and server management software. ACP’s two core products, ThinManager and Relevance, provide manufacturing and industrial leaders with visual display and software solutions to manage information and streamline workflows. This acquisition supports Rockwell’s move to connect information across the plant floor […]

WI Explosives Maker Faces Safety Fines

When a Wisconsin explosive component manufacturer started a new production line at its Spooner, WI, facility, the company failed to comply with federal safety standards to protect its employees from the dangers of exposure to lead used in the production process, federal investigators said. Along those lines, R. Stresau Laboratory Inc. is now facing $143,576 […]

Hacking, Terrorism Plea Nets 20 Years

A 20-year-old Kosovo man arrested last year in Malaysia for hacking into a database and providing names of more than 1,000 U.S. government and military workers as potential targets for the Islamic State group received 20 years in prison at his sentencing. Ardit Ferizi ended up sentenced last Friday in federal court in Alexandria, VA. […]

Siemens Updates glibc Library Fix

Siemens updated an advisory related to a buffer overflow vulnerability in the glibc library first published in July, according to a report with ICS-CERT. Siemens created updates to mitigate this vulnerability in ROX II, APE devices, SINEMA Remote Connect, Basic RT V13, and SCALANCE M-800/S615. RELATED STORIES American Auto-Matrix Mitigates Holes Siemens Clears SCALANCE Vulnerability […]

American Auto-Matrix Patches Holes

American Auto-Matrix created an update that fixes a local file inclusion and a plain text storage of password vulnerabilities in its Building Automation Front-End Solutions application vulnerabilities in the Aspect-Nexus platform, according to a report with ICS-CERT. As far as the Aspect-Matrix hardware platform goes, it reached end of life in 2015 and will no […]

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