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CyberSecurity Recap September 2019

CyberSecurity Recap September 2019

September 30, 2019

Curated cybersecurity news

summary for facility management professional, building owners and IT professionals who are interested in building security and Facility IT.


Cybersecurity is Everyone’s Business

The “everyone’s business” mantra applies all the way from sales to maintenance, product development to distribution, and from the boardroom to the boiler room. Cybersecurity is everyone’s business.

Cybersecurity Must Be a Priority for Building Owners

No longer just the purview of the IT department, facility managers and building owners must take steps to secure their networks. Here's what you need to know.

Understanding Common Cybersecurity Weaknesses in Buildings

Knowing where your building automation system might be vulnerable to cyberattacks is the first step to preventing them.

As Cybercrime Increases, More Resources Arrive to Fight It

As building automation systems are deployed more and more frequently, cybercrime is also increasingly. Luckily, many industry organizations are working diligently on solutions.

What Is The Building Owner's Role in Cybersecurity?

Building owners and facility managers MUST take cybersecurity seriously. One useful tool is BACnet's new Secure Connect protocol. Here's what you need to know.

A New Deal For Buildings

A new initiative is redefining how buildings are built, managed, and maintained.

Cyber Security Summits: October 3 in NYC and November 6, Boston

Sr. Level Executives are invited to learn about the latest threats & solutions in Cyber Security from experts from The U.S. Department of Justice, The FBI, Google, IBM, Darktrace, Center for Internet Security and more.

Comprised of business meetings, panel discussions, round table discussions and networking opportunities, the Cyber Security Summit delivers direct access to the latest cybersecurity experts.

BACnet IoT building automation devices vulnerable to attack

A security researcher has revealed that internet-connected building automating devices using the BACnet communication protocol are vulnerable to cyber attack.

U.S. Steps Up Scrutiny of Airplane Cybersecurity

Penn State staff create cybersecurity law and policy course for NSA

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