ESD’s work on the Las Vegas Convention Center continues to win acclaim for its application of innovative design and effective use of energy—this time with an honorable mention for the 2023 ASHRAE Award for Engineering Excellence. (Learn more about ASHRAE Technology Awards.)
The security of Internet-connected building control systems is becoming a bigger issue each day. To wit: Both the United States and Europe were struck recently with multiple distributed denial of service (DDOS) attacks, which originated largely from security devices which had been exploited by botnet malware.
Coleman Wolf contributed to a piece concerning the recent Mirai botnet attack for the ASIS International newsletter. Aside from examining the attacks, he offered recommendations to help organizations reduce their exposure to future attacks.