Active OT/ICS Asset Discovery: A journey from ignorance to insight

Active OT/ICS Asset Discovery: A journey from ignorance to insight

An excel spreadsheet is the starting point in almost every journey to master modern OT infrastructures. Control engineers attempt to store their knowledge about OT systems in an excel table so they and their coworkers understand the most important digital...
How the Florida water hack shows everything wrong with OT security

How the Florida water hack shows everything wrong with OT security

The Florida water hack gives you a good idea of what OT security reality looks like — and it’s in stark contrast to the Kabuki theater performed by OT security vendors, the media, and the government. Let’s break it down. ICS Detection is useless Over...
OT/ICS Firmware & Software Inventory Made Easy

OT/ICS Firmware & Software Inventory Made Easy

Are you struggling with the development and maintenance of an OT firmware and software inventory? Most asset owners are using Excel for asset inventory. The problem with Excel is that in most spreadsheets you rarely see software or firmware details. You may see an OS,...
Introducing OT-BASE Asset Center 5

Introducing OT-BASE Asset Center 5

In the face of digital transformation, OT environments are becoming more complex, more connected, more vulnerable, and less transparent. The tools used to manage these environments need to be evolving even more quickly. That is why we are constantly pushing out new...

What is OT/ICS asset management?

The following is a trascript of this video: OT asset management is sometimes viewed as one of the more boring subjects in industrial automation. The idea of maintaining an inventory of your OT devices, worst case done manually and involving periodic walk-down...