May 11, 2011
Eric Byres (CTO, Tofino Security)
Darek Kominek (Manager, OPC Marketing, MatrikonOPC)
Tom Burke (OPC Foundation President)
Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (GMT -04:00)
Topic: OPC Security you can Bank on - in a Post-Stuxnet World
News coverage following the release of the White Paper "Effective OPC Security for Control Systems" by Eric Byres and Darek Kominek.
Abstract: This White Paper is the first in a series on the security of OPC (OLE for Process Control) and focuses on providing an overview of the widely-used industrial communication standard and how it is actually used in industry.
Abstract: In this second White Paper of the OPC Security Series, we describe the vulnerabilities typically found in OPC hosts, based on OPC’s current architecture and the typical underlying operating system. We also investigate common misconfiguration vulnerabilities found in OPC server or client computers both at the operating system and OPC application level.