certMILS eases Security Certification of Railway Systems

In the latest issue of Global Railway Review, Dr. Sergey Tverdyshev (Director of Research & Technology at SYSGO) talks about security certifications of railway systems considering the MILS concept. He is the technical leader of the certMILS project – certMILS aims to protect critical infrastructure against cyber-attacks by compositional security certification to deliver a certified Multiple Independent Levels of Security (MILS) platform. But how can this be applied to railway systems?

SYSGO presentation @ heise devSec

On October 17th and 18th, I visited the German developer conference heise devSec in Heidelberg. Despite the mainly web-centric orientation, the convergence of IT and OT (operational technology) was a hot topic. A number of speakers, including the keynote by Miko Hyppönen from F-Secure, outlined the risks of insecure IoT systems. The stories were all…

SYSGO presenting certMILS at the it-sa

At the it-sa 2018 SYSGO is proudly presenting the preliminary results of the certMILS project. In certMILS PikeOS plays a key role as a trusted platform helping to reduce the complexity of the certification of cyber-physical systems dramatically. Involved partners from Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Netherlands and Spain are committed to make the certification of composed…