Posts Tagged ‘Rick Gorskie’

DCS Cybersecurity Tips and Updates

Posted in Cyber-Security on Friday, August 11th, 2017. No comments yet
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Most of the process manufacturing facilities across the world is considered critical infrastructure. From the energy we consume to the medicines we take, manufacturers work to deliver these products as safely, reliably and efficiently as they can. And with the threat of cyber-attacks growing more common, cybersecurity remains a growing concern and focus. Emerson’s Rick […]

DeltaV Secure Passwords: The Do’s and Don’ts

Posted in Cyber-Security on Friday, July 21st, 2017. No comments yet
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Update: The recently released U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Digital Identity Guidelines recommend longer passwords. It’s important for security professionals to keep abreast of modified recommendations due to advancements in computer power and technologies through their Guardian Support Service. Author: Rick Gorskie Generally, we (carbon-based lifeforms) are terrible when it comes to […]

Petya Ransomware/Malware Recommended Considerations for DeltaV Users

Posted in Cyber-Security on Wednesday, June 28th, 2017. No comments yet
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Over in the Emerson Exchange 365 global community’s DeltaV group, Emerson’s Rick Gorskie posted this update on the Petya Ramsomware / Malware cyber-attack occurring around the world. On the 27th of June 2017, we became aware of the “Petya ransomware/malware” (also called NotPetya) cyber-attack spreading throughout the world causing computers to be encrypted and victims […]

Emerson Secure Remote Access Strengthens Security for Customers Remotely Accessing their Control Systems

Posted in Cyber-Security, Emerson Exchange on Tuesday, October 13th, 2015. No comments yet
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Author: Rick Gorskie, Asset Strategy & Management Program Manager While the DeltaV distributed control system (DCS) has long incorporated firewalls and network switches that provide easy-to-configure security and protection features, users have traditionally used simple authentication from remote workstations or possibly “jump” server gateways to remotely access the control system. This may no longer be […]

Protecting Control Systems with Comprehensive Cybersecurity Programs

Posted in Cyber-Security on Thursday, August 6th, 2015. No comments yet
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Author: Jocelyn Sexton At this year’s Offshore Technology Conference, Asset Strategy & Management Program Manager Rick Gorskie talked to oil and gas customers about their concerns regarding cybersecurity. As you can imagine, it’s a hot topic. Many of our customers realize that even if they are not a target now, they could be in the […]