Embracing Industrial 4.0: With holistic approach to Industrial Cybersecurity

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As we’re living in the midst of the fourth industrial revolution, driven by the rise of smart factories, big data and machine learning, these technologies are forming the foundational infrastructures of our industry today. By 2025, there will be over 75 billion internet-connected devices, embedded into objects ranging from smart home thermostats to control systems on factory floors.

Amid this hyper-connectivity, cyberattacks are set to explode. Around 70% of companies recently surveyed by Kaspersky consider an attack on their OT/ICS infrastructure likely. Despite this, many have yet to define their approach to implementing OT/ICS cybersecurity.