14 July The US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is taking a hard line with federal agencies: they are advised to assume that they are already hacked or will be hacked!

NIST Recommends Agencies Assume They Have Already Been Hacked – Breaking Defense

Security Measures for “EO-Critical Software” Use | NIST

Recommended Minimum Standards for Vendor or Developer Verification (Testing) of Software Under Executive Order (EO) 14028 | NIST

14 July “Is the U.S. power sector better prepared than other industries recently in the news to protect itself in today’s cyber environment?”

Cyberterrorism: Are Utilities Prepared? | T&D World (

14 July An excellent summary of Q1 cyberspace events and trends:

Cybersecurity threatscape: Q1 2021 (

Dragos webinar

Webinar: MITRE ATT&CK for ICS Evaluation Retrospective (

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