ICS Security - IT vs OT

SCADA, ICS, OT, DCS…there’s a bewildering number of acronyms that have been increasingly used in an effort to boost awareness of the safety critical systems adopted widely across industry, e.g. in manufacturing plants, dock yards and Critical National Infrastructure. The aim of this blog is to clarify what is meant by these terms, why the security of such systems should be considered a priority, and why our traditional IT-based cyber security approach isn’t appropriate.

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