A recent IBM X-Force report found that attacks against industrial control systems (ICS) increased significantly in 2016 over last year's numbers.
In 2016, the year of the DDoS attack, cybercriminals hijacked millions of IoT devices to create massive botnets they used to take down popular websites.
It's important to consider factors related to operations and infrastructure, not just threats, when discussing grid security for the utilities industry.
The energy and utilities industry is built on a highly regulated framework — but that doesn't mean it's immune to the threat of a cyberattack.
Proactive cybersecurity solutions are needed to protect critical industrial control systems from the growing risk of cyberattacks.
Large organizations can solve problems related to identity governance and security compliance with the help of the right solutions.
IBM Cognitive Security may be able to reshape many issues surrounding the energy industry, infrastructure protection and predictive analysis.