ME PoV Summer 2013 issue
ICS: Protecting the 'other' network
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.