April 27, 2021
The recent attack on the Oldsmar Water Facility in Florida came of big surprise to their operations team, but of little surprise to those in the know. There has been a steady increase of state level cyberattacks on critical infrastructure and industrial control systems – systems run by Operational Technology.
These attacks are becoming more daring – cutting of power supplies, poisoning water utilities, disrupting transportation systems, interfering with pharmaceutical recipes and halting production in manufacturing.
In our panel discussion, we discussed
- What went wrong in existing attacks
- Actions that should have been taken during the attacks
- Mitigation strategies to prevent future attacks