Honeypot

Chinese hackers broke into the water utility-bait

Install bait (Honeypot) and catch hackers “live bait” – a standard practice to gather information about the enemy and training counterattacking actions. Experts from the antivirus company Trend Micro launched the open access bait under the guise of communal SCADA-systems for managing water supplies. The bait worked – and the catch was unusually bold: a(…)

Honeypot with fake passwords to hackers

It took just 18 hours after the expert in information security Kyle Wilhoit (Kyle Wilhoit) connected to the Internet with two fake and one real SCADA-system – and they have already started to attack someone.┬áThe widespread popularity among script kiddies search engines such as Shodan, as well as basic tools for hacking turns every industrial(…)