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Protecting manufacturing from cyber attacks

Adopting a risk-based approach and erecting defence-in-depth architecture to ensure business continuity is the best way to protect the manufacturing sector and other critical infrastructure.

Half of the manufacturing companies that took part in a recent survey in the US admitted they had suffered a data breach or cyber attack in the previous 12 months. Unfortunately, such attacks are part of a growing global trend as the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) accelerates the convergence of the once separate domains of IT and operational technology (OT).

https://iecetech.org/issue/2019-06/Protecting-manufacturing-from-cyber-attacks