Security leaders in the health care, financial services, and energy and utilities sectors must pay special attention to industry-specific security risks.
According to IBM X-Force data, cybercriminals have been targeting industrial control systems in the energy and utilities sector at an increasing rate.
The U.S. energy infrastructure requires enhanced protection, and CISOs must educate their employees about security risks to those critical assets.
To address security gaps in the energy industry, organizations must empower leaders to take full responsibility for cyberdefense and hold them accountable.
As cybercriminals have begun plumbing new avenues of attack, the oil and gas industry has experienced a rise in cyberattacks over the past year.
To deliver the level of personalization today's prosumers demand, utilities must support their energy security strategies with predictive analytics.
Today's IT professionals can extract many lessons from the infamous Stuxnet worm, which was discovered in 2010, to help them protect their SCADA systems.