Colonial cyberattack

Colonial Cyberattack- Pipeline operator shuts down fuel supply pipelines

Update: May 14, 2021 The Colonial Pipeline operations have been partially restored as of now. However it is still unclear when the pipeline will be fully operational. There are reports from sources that a ransom amount was paid to the attackers after which much of the encrypted data could be restored, but the speed of […]

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Industrial Safety implications of the Kobe steel scandal?

Oct 16, 2017– Japan’s Kobe Steel scandal continues to generate shocks in the industrial community. If you have not yet heard of it, reports say that Kobe Steel had a huge QA/QC problem of data falsification. In other words, without actually testing the quality or “fitness for use” of different grades of steel, their staff […]

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