Cyber-security - what are the risks from increased connectivity?
Posted in: Legal & Security at 24/09/2017 23:37
Cyber-security practices in critical infrastructure traditionally relied upon isolation of the operational networks from the enterprise environment and the outside world to avoid attacks and minimise incidents. Today, that approach is no longer tenable as increased connectivity and converged platforms have blurred that divide.
With the ‘air gap’ consigned to history, and cyber-criminals looking for ways to breach organisations, new technological advancements need to be embraced to allow the benefits of Industry 4.0 and the modern factory to be realised, securely.