Cyberattacks cost much more than just a ransom payment. They interrupt daily business operations and can damage a company’s reputation. Yet only 22% of manufacturing companies are significantly confident about their company’s cybersecurity.
Cybersecurity Best Practices for Manufacturing is the resource you need to help safeguard your company against cyber threats. In easy-to-understand language, it explains how multi-factor authentication and a virtual private network can provide security on desktops, tablets, and cell phones; the cybersecurity pillars required for such embedded devices as factory robots; and how cyber insurance can help SMBs to Fortune 100 companies. You’ll also get a handy checklist to help you avoid some of the most common cybersecurity mistakes.
Table of Contents
- Poll: How Confident Do You Feel About Your Company’s Cybersecurity?
Chapter 1: The Real Threat of Cyberattacks
- The Cost of Cyberattacks
- Real-world Cyberattack Claims
Chapter 2: Cybersecurity Overview
- What Is Cybersecurity?
- Platform Resiliency
- Creating a Robustly Secure System in Four Parts
- Cybersecurity Regulations & Standards
- Common Regulations & Standards
- Security Levels
- Poll: Do You Have a Dedicated Person or Team Responsible for Cybersecurity for Your Organization?
Chapter 3: Cybersecurity Best Practices for Manufacturing
- Make Cybersecurity Top of Mind
- Fund Cybersecurity Efforts
- Educate Your Employees
- Implement Simple Cyberattack Deterrents
- Use Multi-factor Authentication
- Use a Virtual Private Network (VPN)
- Ensure a Secure Remote Working Environment
- Implement Cybersecurity Practices Strategically
Chapter 4: Cybersecurity for Embedded Devices and Systems
- Cybersecurity Pillars Required for Embedded Devices
- What Is an Embedded Device?
- Cybersecurity Pillars
- Cybersecurity Principles for an Embedded System
- Protective Steps
- Machine to Machine or Cloud Protection
- Threat Modeling
Chapter 5: Cyber Insurance
Chapter 6: Common Cybersecurity Mistakes & the Ultimate Checklist to Avoid Them
- Dan Ujvari
- David Anderson
- Michael O’Boyle
- Hans Wald
- Cathy Ma
- Mariah Hauck