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Blake Sobczak on Electric Sector Cybersecurity

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Podcast: Unsolicited Response Podcast (LS 29 · TOP 10% what is this?)Episode: Blake Sobczak on Electric Sector CybersecurityPub date: 2018-09-13Blake Sobczak, a reporter for Energy & Environment News, has been on fire lately with his coverage of electric sector cybersecurity. It seems like I'm consistently retweeting his stories and putting them into my Friday News & Notes email (are you subscribed?). So I brought him on the podcast to talk about it. To me the most interesting discussion starting at 34:55 about decisions to cover stories that are promoted by ICS security vendors. We dig into the CyberReason Honeypot story coverage vs the similar NERC Lessons Learned story that got almost no coverage. We also compare the CyberReason Honeypot story to the Dragos Raspite story. How does Blake determine whether these single source, obvious promotional stories are credible to cover. Also in this podcast: The DHS sensationalized briefings on threats to the US Electric Sector that were quickly walked back The political struggle between NERC / FERC / DoE / DHS and Utilities on electric sector cybersecurity How utilities are dealing with regulatory risk and security risk Links: Blake Sobczak's articles at E&E News Follow Blake on twitter @BlakeSobczak S4x19 Registration Site This episode was sponsored by CyberX. Founded by military cyber experts with nation-state expertise defending critical infrastructure, CyberX has developed an end-to-end platform for continuous ICS threat monitoring and risk mitigation. Check out the CyberX Global ICS and IIoT Risk Report and my podcast from last year on the report with Phil Neray.The podcast and artwork embedded on this page are from Dale Peterson: ICS Security Catalyst and S4 Conference Chair, which is the property of its owner and not affiliated with or endorsed by Listen Notes, Inc.

52mins

17 Mar 2019

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Blake Sobczak on Electric Sector Cybersecurity

Unsolicited Response Podcast

Blake Sobczak, a reporter for Energy & Environment News, has been on fire lately with his coverage of electric sector cybersecurity. It seems like I'm consistently retweeting his stories and putting them into my Friday News & Notes email (are you subscribed?). So I brought him on the podcast to talk about it. To me the most interesting discussion starting at 34:55 about decisions to cover stories that are promoted by ICS security vendors. We dig into the CyberReason Honeypot story coverage vs the similar NERC Lessons Learned story that got almost no coverage. We also compare the CyberReason Honeypot story to the Dragos Raspite story. How does Blake determine whether these single source, obvious promotional stories are credible to cover. Also in this podcast: The DHS sensationalized briefings on threats to the US Electric Sector that were quickly walked back The political struggle between NERC / FERC / DoE / DHS and Utilities on electric sector cybersecurity How utilities are dealing with regulatory risk and security risk Links: Blake Sobczak's articles at E&E News Follow Blake on twitter @BlakeSobczak S4x19 Registration Site This episode was sponsored by CyberX. Founded by military cyber experts with nation-state expertise defending critical infrastructure, CyberX has developed an end-to-end platform for continuous ICS threat monitoring and risk mitigation. Check out the CyberX Global ICS and IIoT Risk Report and my podcast from last year on the report with Phil Neray.

52mins

13 Sep 2018

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