Illuminating the CISO’s ICS Blind Spot

  • Date 20 Nov 2019 - Wednesday

Illuminating the CISO’s ICS Blind Spot

20 Nov 2019, 11:00 - 11:50

Track 4: Security risk & compliance

As most organizations today utilize Operational Technology (OT) devices, which are more vulnerable to cyber threats, the CISO better be involved with OT security too. Learn about the CISO’s ICS blind spot and how to illuminate it.

After this session you will be able to:

  • Identify the players in the ICS cybersecurity arena, understand the traditional division of authority among them, and why it needs to change.
  • Understand the differences between consequences and impact of cyber events on IT systems vs. the consequences and impact on OT systems.
  • Understand the difference in requirements, topology and characteristics, between IT and OT networks and identify the typical cyber risks to OT networks.
  • Understand the required initial steps for illuminating the CISO's blind spot, with regards to ICS.



  • Asaf Weisberg


    CEO, introSight

    ISACA Board of Directors

    Mr. Asaf Weisberg, CISM, CRISC, CISA, CGEIT, Director, ISACA Board of Directors, has a long career path of hands-on, managerial and mentoring...

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