Control Engineering's most clicked articles in June 2020 included stories about workplace distancing, COVID-19 impacts, cybersecurity risk, HMI/SCADA software, and more. Miss something? You can catch up here.
Articles about manufacturing the COVID-19 pandemic, cybersecurity, HMI/SCADA software, digital transformation, and more were Control Engineering’s five most clicked articles from June 15-21, 2020. Miss something? You can catch up here.
COVID-19 cyber attacks are on the rise according to researchers, and they are getting very sneaky in their methods.
Age of existing assets are the greatest cybersecurity risk factor, 67% in 2020 Control Engineering research, up from 46% in 2016. This is of particular concern with remote operations increasing due to the COVID-19 pandemic and manufacturing starting up again.
Integrated control and safety systems can simplify a strong cybersecurity posture for a manufacturer.
Researchers warn smart manufacturing users and security professionals to be aware of advanced hackers.
The amount of distributed denial of service attacks (DDoS) rose at the beginning of this year primarily on education and municipal sites.
Without evidence of security performance, companies may be left with significant cybersecurity risk, according to a Mandiant research report.
Data quality begins with device validation
Expectations for workers are changing due to the pandemic. Even after they return to work, it's going to be different, and companies need to adjust to this and ensure their workers are cyber-secure.