Cyber-Attacks on Industrial Technology & SCADA Systems

  • Date 20 Nov 2019 - Wednesday

Cyber-Attacks on Industrial Technology & SCADA Systems

20 Nov 2019, 14:20 - 15:10

Track 2: Cyber threat intelligence & technologies

A presentation on actual attacks that have happened, the basic weaknesses that can be exploited and the key controls people need to deploy to defend against cyber-attacks in plants and utilities

After this session you will be able to:

  • Discuss the components of industrial control systems and why they lead to easy to exploit weaknesses so that the attendees will understand how their systems can be attacked
  • Cover real life examples of attacks and how these weaknesses were exploited using concrete examples of why the controls matter.
  • Understand basic controls that stop 98% of all exploits and takeaway a shortlist of actions to complete
  • Know what concerns they should raise in their organization



  • Robert Findlay


    Global Head of IT Audit


    Currently Global Head of IT Audit at Glanbia, Bob has over 30 years IT, audit and security experience including programming Industrial Control...

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