VirusTotal Supports Firmware Scanning

I think this is an exciting addition to VirusTotal and a good option for everyone to consider when reviewing systems, especially in the commissioning process.  It should also be a function of lifecycle management for your device sets.

BlackEnergy APT Group Spreading Malware via Tainted Word Docs

I do not want to be overly simplistic in my response to this article because I realize these are well crafted payloads and creative phishing attempts.  But at the end of the day, don’t open attachments from strangers.  It really can be that simple.  Think twice or three times, or more, before you click.