Cyber Secure Manufacturing Is Smart Manufacturing

Cyber Secure Manufacturing Is Smart Manufacturing

(ITAC, 12/13/18)

It’s probably not a bad idea for smaller and mid-sized manufacturers (SMMs) to adopt an “us against them” attitude as they become aware of the prevalence of cyber-attacks in the digital age of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and Industry 4.0.

The sources and agents of cyber-attacks include, but are not limited to, malware, ransomware, careless humans, nation-state hackers and industrial espionage. Manufacturing has been a bit late to the party when it comes to adopting cybersecurity safeguards for its multi-million dollar machine technology investments on the shop floor.

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