LogicLocker Brings Ransomware to SCADA Networks

By |2017-10-10T15:05:20-07:00February 22nd, 2017|Critical Infrastructure|

LogicLocker is a proof of concept demonstrating a ransomware attack on supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) networks common in critical infrastructure facilities. LogicLocker locks out legitimate users from programmable logic controllers (PLCs) in water treatment plants and threatens to dump harmful amounts of chlorine into the water supply if the ransom is not paid. [...]