Researchers uncover major security vulnerabilities in ICS mobile applications

by helpnetsecurity 11/01/2018 at 8:33
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IOActive and Embedi researchers found 147 cybersecurity vulnerabilities in 34 mobile applications used in tandem with SCADA systems. Proof-of-concept Attack on Victim HMI Panel View According to the researchers, if the mobile application vulnerabilities identified are exploited, an attacker could disrupt an industrial process or compromise industrial network infrastructure, or cause a SCADA operator to unintentionally perform a harmful action on the system. The 34 mobile applications tested were randomly selected from the Google Play … More →