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Maximum Overdrive Redux?

Last night at SANS SecWest 2010 in San Diego I gave a presentation I’ve been working on called “Maximum Overdrive Redux”, looking at exploiting embedded and smart hardware systems.В  We started off with the AC/DC Video from the 1986 Stephen King movie about how machines take over and start killing people, eventually manipulating them into [...]

May 10, 2010   Posted in: Hardware, Smart Grid  No Comments

Webcast Tomorrow: Smart Grid and AMI Security Concerns

Tomorrow at 1pm EST Matt Carpenter (InGuardians), Walt Sikura (Industrial Defender) and I are delivering a webcast titled “Smart Grid and AMI Security Concerns” where we talk about the security challenges of the smart grid, discussing tools and techniques through which an attacker could exploit the security of the smart grid. I’m very fortunate to [...]

July 22, 2009   Posted in: Hardware, Penetration Testing, Smart Grid  4 Comments