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LILIN Launches Access Control System

LILIN Access Control System can monitor entry to a building and set levels of security for a safe work environment. LILIN Americas released an advanced, easy-to-install Access Control System for monitoring entry to a building, resulting in a safer envi …

Owl, Tresys to Merge

Tresys Technology, which was acquired by private equity firm, DC Capital Partners, was just placed in a common holding company with Owl Cyber Defense in a move to merge the companies. The merger will create boundary security product and services compan …

Armor Fab Fined for Safety Issues

Point Blank Enterprises Inc., operating as The Protective Group in Miami Lakes, Florida, is facing $92,820 in fines for exposing employees to amputation and other safety hazards, said officials at the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA …

2 Injured in Casting Plant Blast

Two workers at a titanium casting manufacturing facility in Albany, OR, suffered injuries in an explosion Thursday. The fire broke out at Selmet Inc. just before 8 a.m. Thursday, said officials at the Albany Fire Department and Tangent Rural Fire Distr …

NY Food Packager Hit with Safety Fines

Arbre Group Holding, doing business as Holli-Pac Inc., is facing $200,791 in fines for willful and serious violations of workplace safety and health standards at its Holley, New York, facility, said officials at the Occupational Safety and Health Admin …

1 Hurt in Fire, Blast at ID Gas Facility

One worker suffered injuries after gas cannisters caught fire at the Norco facility in Boise, Idaho, Thursday morning, officials said. The fire was reported at the Norco facility off of Gowen Road at about 5:15 a.m. Employees were handling several empt …

Chemical Leak Forces Evacuation

Homes ended up evacuated until crews were able to stop a leak that sent plumes of anhydrous ammonia into an area around Collins, Iowa, Tuesday, officials said. Hazardous materials crews got the call around 11 a.m. Tuesday to Landus Cooperative, where a …

IN Chem Tank Facility Blast Leaves 3 Hurt

A flash explosion at a chemical tank cleaning business in northwestern Indiana Wednesday left three workers injured and the building destroyed, officials said. The blast occurred at 7:20 a.m. Wednesday at T.A.C. East Inc. in an industrial area of East …

GCA Launches Security Platform for IoT Devices

The Global Cyber Alliance (GCA) launched the Automated IoT Defence Ecosystem (AIDE), a cybersecurity development platform for Internet of Things (IoT) products. AIDE enables small businesses, manufacturers, service providers and individuals to identify …

Johnson Controls Fixes Metasys Holes

Johnson Controls has an upgrade to mitigate reusing a nonce, key pair in encryption, and use of hard-coded cryptographic key vulnerabilities in its Metasys, according to a report with CISA. Successful exploitation of these remotely exploitable vulnerab …

Fuji Electric Fixes Alpha5 Buffer Overflow

Fuji Electric has a new version to handle a stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability in its Alpha5 Smart Loader, according to a report with CISA. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow an attacker to execute code under the privilege …

Siemens Updates SCALANCE Holes

Siemens has an update available to handle improper adherence to coding standards vulnerabilities in its SCALANCE products, according to a report with CISA. Successful exploitation of these remotely exploitable vulnerabilities, which Siemens self-report …

Siemens Fixes SINAMICS Hole

An update is available to mitigate an uncontrolled resource consumption vulnerability in Siemens’ SINAMICS, according to a report with CISA. Successful exploitation of this remotely exploitable vulnerability, which Siemens self-reported, may allow an a …

No Security, Just Risk Measurement

By Gregory Hale Safety and security have differences, but in the end they focus on measuring risk and how that applies to what you are trying to protect. “There is no such thing as security, it is just the measurement of risk,” said Chris Roberts, chie …

Owl Releases OT-Focused Data Diode

Owl’s DiOTa is a data diode specifically focused on the OT market. Owl Cyber Defense Solutions, LLC released its DiOTa, a data diode specifically designed for OT environments. Recognizing OT/IT convergence and the emergence of the Internet of Things (I …

Mitsubishi Electric RTU PoC Code Released

There is a public report of vulnerabilities with proof-of-concept (PoC) exploit code affecting Mitsubishi Electric smartRTU (Versions 2.02 and prior) and INEA ME-RTU (Versions 3.0 and prior), remote terminal unit products, according to a report with CI …

Delta Electronics Mitigates HMI Issue

Delta Electronics has mitigations available to handle out-of-bounds read and use after free vulnerabilities in its Industrial Automation DOPSoft, according to a report with CISA. Successful exploitation of these remotely exploitable vulnerabilities may …

OSIsoft Upgrade Clears PI Web API Holes

OSIsoft LLC has an upgrade available to mitigate inclusion of sensitive information in log files and protection mechanism failure vulnerabilities in its PI Web API, according to a report from CISA. Successful exploitation of these remotely exploitable …

Siemens Fixes SCALANCE X Switch Hole

Siemens has workarounds and mitigations to handle an uncontrolled resource consumption vulnerability in its SCALANCE X switches, according to a report with the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA). Successful exploitation of this rem …

Safety Switch: Contact-free, Coded PSRswitch

PSRswitch is a new safety switch for smart door safety and position monitoring in machines and assembly lines. The PSRswitch is Phoenix Contact’s new safety switch for smart door safety and position monitoring in machines and assembly lines. When combi …

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