Secmation adds former Chief of Naval Research to Advisory Board

Secmation announces the addition of retired Vice Admiral Mat Winter to its Advisory Board. RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA, UNITED STATES, September 16, 2022 / — Secmation is excited and honored to announce the addition of retired Vice Admiral Mat Winter to Secmation’s Advisory Board. Mat currently is the President of Winter Strategic Solutions, LLC and is a trusted…

Read More

Secmation Announces a $1.8M Contract Award to Integrate Digital Engineering, Cybersecurity, and AI for Weapons Systems

RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA, USA, August 8, 2022 / — Secmation is excited to announce a $1.8M direct to Phase II SBIR contract award with the U.S. Air Force Armament Directorate! Over 70 proposals were submitted and down selected to 18 small business innovators who were invited to pitch their technology ideas at Armament Directorate’s Weapons Pitch…

Read More

Secmation Featured in GrepBeat Article

Secmation was recently featured in a GrepBeat article by Laura Brummett titled Robotics And Cybersecurity Meet Their Match With Raleigh-Based Secmation In the article, Secmation’s Founder/CEO Dr. Hal Aldridge discusses the need for a company like Secmation, saying: “Traditional cybersecurity protects everyday computers where, when you push a button, you can change, say, a character…

Read More

Hackers Target Drinking Water in Florida

Water Treatment Facility

On a sunny day in Florida during February 2021, a plant operator at a water treatment facility in Oldsmar noticed something unusual. According to the Tampa Bay Times the levels of sodium hydroxide, commonly known as lye, had been increased to levels of more than 100x what is thought to be safe. Thinking this might…

Read More

ICS Security – More Important Than Ever

Industrial Control Systems

In 2007, an experiment proved that hackers targeting electrical utility would have little trouble damaging critical elements of America’s power grid. Even though the experiment happened several years ago the outcomes are still relevant and relate to the ICS security work Secmation is currently undertaking. This happened about 10 years ago and has been known…

Read More