In early 2019, hackers secretly broke into Texas-based SolarWind's systems and added malicious code into the company's software system. The system, called "Orion," is widely used by companies to manage critical IT resources. SolarWinds has 33,000 customers that use Orion, according to the SEC documentation. E2Security has investigated the cause of the cause to create a "lessons learned" for their customers and to come up with a quick checklist on "what to consider" in order to apply the findings.
Read the White Paper on Solarwinds written by Kay Wolf from e2 Security GmbH