May 10, 2022
Lessons learned from the Russian debacle
The Ukraine Russian conflict has sadly and tragically highlighted the importance and criticality of our OT, IT and IoT environments. Cyberwarfare is no longer a mythological beast; it is here and now and indelibly inked as part of our future.
And whilst these ugly events spawn greater cybercriminal initiatives, they will also enliven nation sponsored and even cyber terrorism events. What defines these elements of difference is “motivation” and at the heart of the target landscape able to wreck the greatest fear and make the greatest communal impact, is critical infrastructure.
As we explored some of the attacks that have occurred, we pulled apart the issue of targeting, methodology, intelligence, and of course defence.
At the core of these elements is visibility – an often ignored or much maligned word but in today’s hyperlinked world, never more critical.