Software & IT > Computer & internet security

OT-IT convergence challenges that increase cyber risk

18 March, 2020 by Steve Hunter

The ever-expanding overlap between IT and OT networks is forcing many organisations to assess and improve their cybersecurity.

Forescout's 2020 cybersecurity predictions

29 November, 2019

The cybersecurity industry is constantly changing. Threats and attackers are becoming more sophisticated and continue to wreak havoc on businesses of every size and industry, with no signs of deceleration.

High number of ICS security vulnerabilities uncovered: report

06 November, 2019

A study has uncovered a high number of IoT and industrial control system (ICS) security vulnerabilities in real-world networks.

ABB joins cybersecurity alliance for operational technology

28 October, 2019

The OTCSA alliance will develop comprehensive cybersecurity guidelines for operational technology infrastructure.

Steps to achieving industrial cybersecurity

10 October, 2019 by Adam Rickards, Application Engineer

Industrial cybersecurity has come a long way, and there are many great solutions for ensuring that industrial networks are secure and reliable.

Honeywell offers software platform to simplify cybersecurity

08 October, 2019

Honeywell has released software designed to simplify, strengthen and scale cybersecurity.

Without security, safety in the IIoT is of little value

06 September, 2019 by Jonathan Berg

Introducing new IIoT devices into your plant is like painting a big red X on their instrument, making it a potential target.

ISA announces founding members of Global Cybersecurity Alliance

30 July, 2019

The International Society of Automation (ISA) has announced the first founding members of its new Global Cybersecurity Alliance.

ISA announces Global Cybersecurity Alliance

23 July, 2019

The International Society of Automation has announced the creation of a collaborative forum to advance cybersecurity awareness and knowledge sharing.

Incorporating cybersecurity into water utility master planning — Part 2

08 May, 2019 by Umair T Masud, Manager, Consulting Services Portfolio, Rockwell Automation

Protecting critical infrastructure systems is imperative, but it is necessary to determine how to work within the context of organisational structure and budget.

Taking a process safety approach to cybersecurity risk management

03 May, 2019 by Martin Van Der Merwe

There are very strong parallels between industrial cybersecurity and those of process safety in relation to lifecycle risk management.

RMIT course to address cybersecurity talent gap

23 April, 2019

A new cybersecurity course developed in partnership with industry is set to arm people with the skills needed to protect their digital assets.

Incorporating cybersecurity into water utility master planning — Part 1

17 April, 2019 by Umair T Masud, Manager, Consulting Services Portfolio, Rockwell Automation

Cybersecurity threats are ubiquitous and far-reaching. But the stakes are highest when the threats impact critical infrastructure, including water systems.

Securing SCADA in the cloud

02 April, 2019

Cloud-based SCADA solutions offer significant benefits but are often left unexplored due to fears over the risks of cybersecurity.

Emerson earns ISASecure SSA Level 1 certification

15 March, 2019

Emerson's DeltaV control and safety system is the first control system to achieve ISASecure SSA Level 1 certification.

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