As industrial environments are digitally transformed, they become more connected—and more vulnerable. Thus, the approach to securing an Operational Technology (OT) environment is different from an IT environment given the key metrics of availability, safety, and more. Also, there are unique challenges with OT environment - like limited patching ability, disparate protocols, presence of contractors, etc. - that must be considered as your OT Security strategy is outlined.
We understand that there is no silver bullet and each organization is on a unique journey to secure their OT environment. Read more to understand the questions you should be asking yourself as you outline and implement your OT Security strategy. Also get IBM Security’s guidance on best practices based on multiple engagements across the globe.
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