Cyber Security

Outside the Wire: Helping Smaller Companies with Cyber Security

As you may or may not know, I am a combat veteran. I sum up my career as simply this, I have done more than most but not as much as others. During combat operations, we would conduct pre-combat inspections (PCI) before we left on patrol. As a team lead, it was my last chance [...]

2018-06-04T16:31:11+00:00June 4th, 2018|Cyber Security|0 Comments

Cyber Security: It’s Only a Matter of Time

As a young Marine during the first Gulf War, I found myself assigned to the Presidential Honor Guard detail in Washington D.C. where I augmented Marine Security Forces in a variety of assignments. Over the years, I worked in force protection, physical security, intelligence analysis and most recently, in the cyber arena. Even though my [...]

2018-05-18T10:07:37+00:00May 18th, 2018|Cyber Security, ICS/OT Security|0 Comments

The Art of War, Cyber Security & How it All Relates

I enlisted in the Marine Corps back in 199eh, way too long ago. As a young Marine, we were “encouraged” to pick up books on the Commandant’s reading list. For those who are not familiar with the world’s biggest knuckle dragging fraternity, the Commandant of the Marine Corp is a four-star General in charge of [...]

2018-02-12T15:56:40+00:00February 12th, 2018|Cyber Security|0 Comments

Nuclear Power Plants at High Risk of Cyber Attack

An urgent amber warning (the 2nd highest rating) has gone into effect for some nuclear power plants. Among the companies that the hackers were targeting was Wolf Creek Nuclear Operating Corporation in Kansas. So far there has been limited data. It is hard to say with confidence if the cyber attacks were aimed at stealing [...]

2017-07-07T11:20:19+00:00July 7th, 2017|Cyber Security, ICS/OT Security|0 Comments

Red Trident Now a Siemens Industrial Strength Networks Partner

Siemens has expanded its Solution Partner Program with a new module “Industrial Strength Networks” which focuses on industrial communication.  Currently, there are only five such Partners in the U.S. and Red Trident Inc. is proud to be one of the five. To be awarded as an Industrial Strength Networks Partner, Red Trident had to demonstrate [...]

2017-04-19T17:56:59+00:00April 19th, 2017|Cyber Security, ICS/OT Security, RTI Company News|0 Comments

Red Trident Presenting at ICS CyberSecurity Bootcamp

HOU.SEC.CON 7.0 is happening this week! This Houston Security Conference is being held on March 23rd, however, the training courses are occurring on March 22nd, 2017 from 9:00am to 5:00pm. There are three different classes being offered and Red Trident is proud to be part of Class 3: Industrial Control Systems Cybersecurity - Red-Team/Blue-Team Bootcamp. [...]

Cyber Security for Healthcare: Top 3 Threats and How to Mitigate Them

Let’s face it. Cyber security for healthcare is constantly evolving with cyber threats only intensifying and happening more and more often. Many times it can be an innocent mistake by an employee who accidentally clicks on a phishing link within an email and ends up being a target for ransomware. Many ransomware attackers have changed [...]

2017-03-29T10:36:29+00:00March 1st, 2017|Cyber Security, ICS/OT Security|0 Comments

Cyber Security in America’s Oil & Gas Industry

In a recent study from the Ponemon Institute – The State of Cybersecurity in the Oil & Gas Industry: United States it was reported that, on average, 46 percent of cyber attacks are believed by respondents to go undetected, and nearly 70 percent of oil and gas companies were hacked in the past year. “[This] [...]

2017-03-29T10:36:29+00:00February 24th, 2017|ICS/OT Security|0 Comments

An Integrated Cyber Security Program for Critical Infrastructure Organizations of All Sizes

Historically, in the industrial and manufacturing sector, Operations Technology (OT) and Information Technology (IT) were typically comprised of two separate organizations. More recently, the importance of partnering between both OT and IT in order to deploy an integrated security program is becoming more important than ever. This is especially true in order to cost effectively [...]

2017-02-03T14:35:14+00:00February 3rd, 2017|Cyber Security, ICS/OT Security, RTI Company News|0 Comments

Cyber Security in Industrial Control Systems: Simple 3 Step Approach

Red Trident, Inc. has collaborated with Belden to come up with the best method to strengthen cyber security in Industrial Control Systems (ICS). Risks to industrial networks have been on the rise, and it is surprising how many people are unaware of the many vulnerabilities and weaknesses these environments have. The Role of Cyber Security [...]

2017-03-29T10:36:29+00:00October 24th, 2016|Cyber Security, ICS/OT Security|0 Comments