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The Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT)

The Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT) works to reduce risks within and across all critical infrastructure sectors by partnering with law enforcement agencies and the intelligence community and coordinating efforts among Federal, state, local, and tribal governments and control systems owners, operators, and vendors. Additionally, ICS-CERT collaborates with international and private sector Computer Emergency Response Teams (CERTs) to share control systems-related security incidents and mitigation measures.        

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Control Systems Advisories and Reports

Alerts provide timely notification to critical infrastructure owners and operators concerning threats to critical infrastructure networks.
Advisories provide timely information about current security issues, vulnerabilities, and exploits.

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ICS-CERT Monitor
We provide this newsletter as a service to personnel actively engaged in the protection of critical infrastructure assets.

Joint Security Awareness Reports (JSARs)
ICS-CERT coordinates with US-CERT and other partners to develop Joint Security Awareness Reports (JSARs) to provide situational awareness for the public on cybersecurity issues.

Other Reports
Technical Information Papers (TIPs), Annual Reports (Year in Review), and other products that ICS-CERT believes are of interest to persons engaged in protecting industrial control systems.


General Announcements

  • The National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC), in coordination with the United States Naval Observatory, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), the USCG Navigation Center, and the National Coordination Office for Space-Based Positioning, Navigation and Timing, is making available the "Leap Second Best Practices" document. It is intended to assist federal, state, local, and private sector organizations with preparations for the June 30, 2015, Leap Second event.
    Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 12:21
  • https://securelist.com/blog/research/70504/the-mystery-of-duqu-2-0-a-sophisticated-cyberespionage-actor-returns/ http://www.symantec.com/connect/blogs/duqu-20-reemergence-aggressive-cyberespionage-threat https://threatpost.com/duqu-resurfaces-with-new-round-of-victims-including-kaspersky-lab/113237
    Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 12:09
  • NIST Release Notice / NIST SP800-82 r2 document link
    Friday, June 5, 2015 - 01:00
  • http://www.darkreading.com/endpoint/data-theft-the-goal-of-blackenergy-attacks-on-industrial-control-systems-researchers-say/d/d-id/1320599
    Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 01:00

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