Cybersecurity firm Dragos has identified a new cybersecurity threat to the oil and gas industry. The identification of HEXANE brings the total number of activity groups targeting industrial control systems (ICSs) to nine, five of which Dragos says directly target oil and gas.
HEXANE is included in Dragos’ new report “Global Oil and Gas Cyber Threat Perspective.” The report is designed to provide a snapshot of the threat landscape as of August 2019. That landscape, however, is expected to change in the near future as adversaries and their behaviors evolve.
In addition to detailing the nine activity groups targeting ICSs, Dragos’ report lays out the following key finding:
Find the report here.
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