210 million industrial endpoints secured by 2028 Issue 6 2023, News & Events, Information Security A new study by Juniper Research has found that there will be growth of 107% over the next five years in the number of industrial endpoints featuring cybersecurity protection.
Growing cyber threats to SA’s critical infrastructure Issue 6 2023, News & Events, Information Security The increasing reliance on digital infrastructure makes critical sectors like utilities more susceptible to cyber threats. This concern has been highlighted by Kaspersky's recent discovery of a new SystemBC variant that has targeted a South African nation's critical infrastructure.
Smart manufacturing redefined Issue 6 2023, Hikvision South Africa, Surveillance AI and intuitive visualisation technology allows managers to monitor manufacturing sites, production, and operational processes, and to respond in real time in the event of an issue – helping to drive efficiency and productivity.
CHI selects NEC XON as trusted cybersecurity partner Issue 6 2023, News & Events, Information Security CHI Limited, Nigeria's leading market player in fruit juices and dairy products, has engaged in a strategic cybersecurity partnership with NEC XON, a pan-African ICT systems integrator.
Edge technology can transform manufacturing in South Africa SMART Surveillance 2023, Axis Communications SA, Surveillance, Integrated Solutions Aligning South African manufacturing more closely with this global shift to edge technologies could take manufacturing in the country to a new level, says Axis Communications’ Rudie Opperman.
Edge AI and managing risk in the cloud Issue 4 2023, Infrastructure As organisations see greater volumes of data generated from their operations. It is understandable and imperative that this data is leveraged to generate more value and increase insight that help operations and asset integrity managers ‘do more, better’.
Supporting local manufacturing Issue 4 2023, Infrastructure Smart Security asked Esenthren Govender, Solutions Executive at Technodyn for insight into how the company supports local manufacturing organisations to optimise their business.
New algorithm for OT cybersecurity risk management Issue 4 2023, Information Security, News & Events, Commercial (Industry) OTORIO’s new risk management model and attack graph analysis algorithm technology, calculates OT cybersecurity threats and provides risk mitigation actions, prioritised according to actual exposure and potential impact on operations.
The role of AI in industrial plants Issue 4 2023 The average modern industrial plant uses less than 27% of the data it generates, but industrial AI can play a major role in identifying patterns and making process predictions through new software platforms that simplify convergence and analysis of OT/IT/ET data.
Addressing the SCADA in the room Issue 4 2023, Information Security, IoT & Automation Few other sectors command the breadth of purpose-built and custom devices necessary to function, as the industrial and manufacturing industries. These unique devices create an uncommon risk that must be assessed and understood to fully protect against incoming attacks.
Integrated guarding services Issue 4 2023, XtraVision, Integrated Solutions, Access Control & Identity Management XtraVision offers a few tips on how to go about planning and setting up an integrated approach to sustainable and successful security services, from the initial risk assessment to the technology and people required.
Vulnerabilities in industrial cellular routers’ cloud management platforms Issue 2/3 2023, Information Security, Security Services & Risk Management, IoT & Automation Research from OTORIO, a provider of operational technology cyber and digital risk management solutions, unveils cyber risks in M2M protocols and asset registration that expose hundreds of thousands of devices and OT networks to attack
Accelerating your Zero Trust journey in manufacturing Issue 7 2022, Infrastructure, Information Security, IoT & Automation Francois van Hirtum, CTO of Obscure Technologies, advises manufacturers on a strategic approach to safeguarding their businesses against cyber breaches.
A robust OT cybersecurity strategy Issue 7 2022, Editor's Choice, Information Security, Infrastructure, IoT & Automation Cyber experts are still struggling to convince senior management to spend money to protect their control system assets, resulting in a lack of even basic measures to protect control systems.
The current and future state of smart OT security Issue 5 2022, Technews Publishing, Information Security, Infrastructure Nearly 60% of survey respondents also revealed that their organisation suffered at least one OT breach during the past 12 months, with 10% experiencing four or more.
Cyber resilience is more than security Issue 4 2022, Information Security, Infrastructure Kate Mollett, regional director at Commvault Africa advises companies to guard against cyberattacks in the shipping and logistics sector using an effective recovery strategy.