Presentation Title: Penetration Testing SCADA and National Critical Infrastructure: Real-Life Experiences and Case Studies
SCADA acronym stand for â€œSupervisory Control And Data Acquisitionâ€, and it’s related to industrial automation inside critical infrastructures. This talk will introduce the audience to SCADA environments and its totally different security approaches, outlining the main key differences with typical IT Security best practices.
We will analyze a real world case study related to industry. We will describe the most common security mistakes and some of the direct consequences of such mistakes to a production environment. In addition, attendees will be shown a video of real SCADA machines reacting to these attacks in the most â€œinterestingâ€ of ways!
As founder and C.T.O. of @ Mediaservice.net, an italian vendor-independent, security consulting firm, Raoul Chiesa has been active in the field of computer security research at a high level since 1997, together with a team of experts and technicians who gave their contribution to national and international Security R&D projects. Since 2003, Raoul Chiesa is the Southern Europe Referent for TSTF (Telecom Security Task Force), an international panel of consultants with high level skills on telcos present in four continents; in the same year Raoul Chiesa was elected in the ISECOM’s International Executive Board, following his role of Director of Communications for the Institute (2004).
** Presenting with Alessio ‘mayhem’ Penasillico