At the INSIDER we’ve been saying this for years. The adoption of even basic cyber security actions in the industrial space is very low. Many companies believe that they are “pretty safe” because they are relatively obscure. But I recall a conversation with the head of IT of a regional potato chip company about 7 or 8 years ago: “I never thought anybody would cyber attack us. We … [Read more...] about Nobody Is Doing Anything About Cyber Security
Last week, my eye was caught by an email sent by one of the large industry magazines on behalf of a client. It was hawking a white paper that someone from the client had either written or had had ghosted for them. The problem wasn’t the content, it was the fact that the client’s email address had been misspelled and hysterically so. I notified a couple of executives at the … [Read more...] about PR Wall of Shame: Don’t Misspell the Client’s Name!
I've been fighting off a flu bug, so it was a few days later than I wanted it to be...but it is out. I will be posting some articles from it throughout the month, but if you want to read them now, visit http://www.spitzerandboyes.com/insider to subscribe. The cover story in the August INSIDER is an Insider Special Report on "Cyber Security in the Age of the Industrial Internet … [Read more...] about The INSIDER for August 2017 emailed yesterday!