SCADA, DCS, PLC, HMI, and SIS
As industrial control systems (ICS), including SCADA, DCS, and other process control networks, become Internet-facing, they expose crucial services to attack. Threats like Duqu, a sophisticated worm found in the wild that appeared to share portions of its code with the Stuxnet worm, emerge with...
Published December 12th 2011 by Auerbach Publications
Understanding Its Component Parts, Vulnerabilities, Operating Risks, and Interdependencies
Critical Infrastructure (CI) is fundamental to the functioning of a modern economy, and consequently, maintaining CI security is paramount. However, despite all the security technology available for threats and risks to CI, this crucial area often generates more fear than rational discussion....
Published August 26th 2008 by CRC Press
Internet Protocol (IP) networks increasingly mix traditional data assets with traffic related to voice, entertainment, industrial process controls, metering, and more. Due to this convergence of content, IP networks are emerging as extremely vital infrastructure components, requiring greater...
Published May 29th 2006 by Auerbach Publications