Industrial Control Systems (ICS)
ME PoV Summer 2013 issue
Protecting the ‘other’ network
Industrial Control Systems (ICS), those big machines with lights, switches and big knobs common to manufacturing environments, have long been considered a matter for engineers and Operations. But the recent spate and proliferation of cyber attacks - attacks utilizing technology and the Internet, has brought to light how these systems affect our daily lives and are raising questions about how they are being managed and protected.