Building a securable architecture for interconnected ICS environments presented at BSidesAugusta 2019

by Mackenize Morris,

Summary : Industrial control systems have been airgapped disconnected systems that run inside facilities for decades without intervention. Airgaps have proved jumpable and ill equipped at stopping malicious actors. Industrial control cyber security is a growing field, but the numerous disconnected and erratic nature of industrial facilities has proven a cost challenge in both time and money. Building an interconnected secure system allows for greater visibility into a facilities network and device behavior. With greater visibility, network behavior and acts of intrusion can be detected an actionable response can be taken.