Guarding the grid against cyber attacks
Cyber-attacks on utilities and other critical infrastructure are not just on the increase, but have transitioned from speculative to indisputable. Utilities in the GCC, as well as vendors of ICS (industrial control systems), are now on the alert and taking remedial action.
Dealing with highly focused and highly skilled attackers who perpetrate sophisticated incursions into the utility infrastructure, requires a robust and integrated set of capabilities. To prevent such incidents from occurring, utility organisations in the Middle East need to detect cybercriminal activity and respond quickly to suspicious behaviour and resolve the issue at hand.
But while previous attacks continue to animate