Cyber-security in manufacturing demands Defense in Depth

In the fight against cyber crime, plant managers must make use of all available technology to protect vulnerable assets, writes Pierre Paterni

The digital infrastructure which underpins modern manufacturing processes has led to some remarkable efficiency and productivity gains in recent years, and is set to continue to do so moving forward with the artificial intelligence and Big Data revolutions. This Internet of Things must be designed for security to limit the expansion of the attack surface and to manage Enterprise risk.  Malicious software can infiltrate operational technology (OT) and threaten manufacturers’ production lines and supply chain.

High-level cyber attacks,

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