The energy industry in the face of cyberattacks

Industries haves gone digital and the energy sector is no exception. Digitization represents genuine progress in processes for the generation, storage, transport and supply of energy. Although these advancements have improved effectiveness, they have also opened the doors to a new type of threat, one that energy industry heads are ill prepared for: cyberattacks. Key […]

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Infographic: The cyberthreats hovering over your information systems

  Companies are ever more connected as their information systems develop and become more modernized. Connectivity has become vital in our daily lives especially when it comes to ensuring that infrastructures operate properly. However, it also creates a source of significant vulnerabilities that can damage a company’s information system. So, what are the most common […]

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Infographic- Hackers: who are they and how do they work?

Hackers: those strangers working in the shadows, the subject of many stereotypes, who have managed to organize themselves and convert their malicious activities into a real business.  A business that is increasingly profitable and a rising threat to industries. But exactly who are these mysterious people in the shadows? How do they work? Sentryo has […]

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Cyber risk analysis at the heart of the industrial world

The arrival of the industrial internet has exposed sites to cyberattacks. To stand up to these challenges, cybersecurity must be fully integrated into the risk analysis methods of the industrial environment.   The intrinsic risks of industrial sites can be classified into a dozen categories based on the standards in each specific sector. These categories […]

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The 3 main stages of an industrial cyberattack

Cyberattacks are continuing to rise: PwC reveals a 51% increase in attacks in 2015. According to the French Cybersecurity Agency’s 2015 report, these attacks seem to be increasingly targeting industrial sites. Our experts, based on their experience, explain the three main stages for carrying out a cyberattack on an industrial site.   1 – Infiltrating […]

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Infographic: the vulnerabilities of a connected car

The Internet of Things (IoT) is everywhere. All our daily-used devices are now connected – or rather interconnected. And the automotive industry is not an exception to this new standard with its connected and autonomous cars.  Modern vehicles have become genuine computers, equipped with dozens of sensors and processors. Although this brings tremendous benefits for […]

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The new professional cybercrime industry: ever more lucrative and threatening

Financial losses from cyber attacks increased by 28% between 2014 and 2015 for French businesses. Statistics on the evolution of the cybercrime industry are clear and unambiguous: the attackers are making more and more money from their operations. Furthermore, the cybercrime industry is becoming an increasingly professional marketplace. Why and how are cybercriminal networks enjoying […]

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Cyberattacks and Industries: protect yourself (also) from the inside!

The 4th International Nuclear Security Summit  was held in Washington, D.C. in early April. One of the culminating moments was Interpol’s subscription to the joint statement that was, aimed at supporting national public policies in their fight against internal threats. For many, cyberattacks evoke the idea of an external threat: Ill-intentioned people, whose identities remain […]

The Oil and Gas industry – the primary target of cyberattacks

The NSA’s General Keith Alexander recently mentioned that 41% of cyber-attacks target the energy industry, and in particular oil and gas companies. Cyber-security and the fight against cyberattacks should be a central concern of these industries, along with production. Strategic targets for hackers Global trade is fundamentally dependent on fossil fuels, primarily oil and gas. […]