SANS Industrial Control Systems Security Blog: Category - IT-OT Convergence

What Will Your Attack Look Like?

In my time at SANS I have had the opportunity to work with an amazing group of ICS professionals, and helped to create some industry leading ICS courses as well as certifications. While we are always hard at work in helping our customers we are equally as focused on leveraging the opportunity that SANS … Continue reading What Will Your Attack Look Like?


4 Takeaways from the F&S CNI Cyber Security Report

The Frost & Sullivan research report on the global critical national infrastructure (CNI) cyber security market, coming out on the eve of the SANS European ICS Security Summit, highlights a number of key trends in this increasingly important field.


Effective Assessment of ICS Infrastructure Cyber Risk

One of the largest challenges facing management in Engineering organizations today is how to effectively assess cyber risk on ICS infrastructure and make the appropriate investments in risk mitigation activities to manage this risk to as low as possible. Continue reading Effective Assessment of ICS Infrastructure Cyber Risk


The Rise of the Things #2

The Things at work After my October "The Rise of the Things" blog post, I found myself engaged in some discussion surrounding more examples (real or theoretical) of "things." There is no doubt it is getting tougher to differentiate as there is no universally agreed-upon bright line of division between categories like Internet of Things … Continue reading The Rise of the Things #2


The Rise of The Things!

As the saying goes - we do live in interesting times. We have smart "things" being connected to other "things" all around us, providing unparalleled access to new information and functions. Everywhere we go devices are communicating to us and about us. Cyber Security has always been a difficult beast to tackle. What does this … Continue reading The Rise of The Things!