Entries by Frederic Tollens

The problem with ICS security improvements

In the BruCON workshop on ICS and SCADA security (which you can read about here), we learned how to hack ICS systems using Wireshark. In the progress of which we also came to some conclusions about problems with ICS security in real life. One problem with ICS and SCADA systems is the limited hardware. Old PLCs…

Workshop ICS Pentest 101: A Junior’s View

Last month I attended Brucon 2017, the leading Belgian security conference held at the University of Ghent. The conference offers talks by renowned speakers and you can get your hands dirty in a variety of workshops. I attended ‘ICS Pentest 101’ by Arnaud Soullié and Alexandrine Torrents from Wavestone, a French consulting company. Since I…