More than 25% of the threats detected had the potential to cause a major disruption to plant operations
Cyber-attacks on utilities and other critical infrastructure are not just on the increase, but have transitioned from speculative to indisputable. Utilities in the GCC, as well as vendors of ICS (industrial control systems), are now on the alert and taking remedial action.
Siemens has revealed that the threat of an industrial cyber risk on energy companies is rising, and companies should boost their security measures
Utility installations are the lynchpin of any economy, and are traditionally the first to be secured in the wake of any attack. But beyond physical security, how well guarded is the utility sector from an avalanche of virtual attacks?
Firms will integrate cyber-security and substation automation system
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