Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity November 26, 2021

Mitigating cloud security threats

Cloud security has some pretty major flaws such as configuration errors, malware, insider threats, data breaches and even account hijacking

By MJ Shoer
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Cybersecurity November 23, 2021

How manufacturers can improve cybersecurity

The rise of Industry 4.0 means there are greater cybersecurity risks and manufacturers and engineering sectors need to take a hard look at what they can do to keep their new systems safe.

By Claire Price
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Cybersecurity November 22, 2021

Protecting U.S. critical infrastructure from cyberattacks

Security approaches that uses several layers of defense mechanisms placed in a computer network to defend against malware attacks

By Stephanie Jones
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Cybersecurity November 8, 2021

Five levels of cybersecurity in an automated network

Best practices manufacturers can implement to better secure their network in many ways. Five levels of cybersecurity are highlighted.

By Aaron Block
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Cybersecurity November 1, 2021

Top 5 Control Engineering articles October 25-31, 2021

Articles about cybersecurity tactics, Engineers' Choice finalists, digital transformation, embedded systems and system integrators and cybersecurity were Control Engineering’s five most clicked articles from October 25-31, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
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Cybersecurity October 25, 2021

Cybersecurity demands coordinated tactics

Securing operational technology (OT) networks for resiliency against cyberattacks requires coordination between information technology (IT) and OT personnel, and recognition of the differences between the two domains

By Jonathan Shores
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Cybersecurity October 25, 2021

Seven questions to ask when choosing an OT cybersecurity solution

Matching individual needs with specific operational technology (OT) cybersecurity solutions can be a difficult task. Seven questions are highlighted to make the process easier.

By Mathias Mesich
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Cybersecurity October 20, 2021

Reducing risk and responding to threats in industrial environments

Know the overall objectives of operational technology (OT) cybersecurity and to ensure progress against risk reduction and threat response. Three steps for reducing risk and threat response are highlighted.

By John Livingston
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Cybersecurity October 18, 2021

Three ways to ask a CISO for an OT cybersecurity budget

Operational technology (OT) is having a greater role in cybersecurity for manufacturing companies and taking the right approach with the chief information security officer (CISO) is critical.

By George Kalavantis
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Cybersecurity October 15, 2021

IT/OT convergence advice, best practices for manufacturers

Cybersecurity experts offer advice and best practices on information technology/operational technology (IT/OT) convergence and how manufacturers can prepare themselves for challenges.

By Suzanne Gill