Safety, Security Paradigm

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Here we are in the age of digitization where a changing business model provides new revenue and value-producing opportunities, connectivity keeps growing, business benefits are through the roof and fresh cyber attack vectors abound.
With an abundance of data, manufacturers keep learning new ways to hit markets with their products and develop ideas to creatively produce products to save more money and energy while increasing profits. Those are all great things that will keep the company scoring high in a globally competitive market.
The idea that cyber security presents an impediment into those rich global plans should be easy enough to fix, right? Just hire a team of security folks, and they will take care of it. In reality, though, there are not enough to go around.
The numbers truly back that up: There is a predicted global shortfall of 3.5 million cyber security jobs by 2021, up from 1 million openings last year. On top of that, 51 percent of organizations report having a problematic shortage of cyber security skills in 2018, up from 45 percent in 2017.

eBook Part 2: Remediating Identified Risk and Reducing Future Risk

Are you equipped to prioritize and address the cyber security risks in your industrial control environment? Honeywell offers a free eBook to help you remediate identified risks and reduce future risks.

Download now to learn more about:
Risk tolerance and risk appetite
• Where to focus your risk management efforts
• How to remediate risks
• How to minimize vulnerabilities and threats
• Where to put the right controls

In addition, click here for Part 1 of the series.

There is no doubt security experts were well aware of the potential threat to systems as soon as open systems and interoperability were in full operation a decade or so ago, but that is now also becoming abundantly clear to executives running the business – and they need something done.

Instead of continuously reacting to the onslaught of security incidents, battle-tested security professionals continue to stress the importance of building a solid security program.

With what once could be construed as science fiction, the cold hard reality is futuristic attack scenarios are here and hitting the industry.

That is why it is imperative to know and reduce risk by staying ahead of advanced cyber threats.

Learn how to stay ahead through this informative eGuide.

Safety and security work hand in hand in the manufacturing automation arena. As cyber attacks get more sophisticated and costly, there is a growing need to elevate security awareness to the same level as safety – ensuring not only a safe, but also a secure manufacturing environment.

Let’s face it, security awareness today suffers from an identity crisis at manufacturing facilities across the globe. Big, small or anything in between, there is a general lack of understanding of security best practices.

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Case History: Integrated Safety and Security
Integrated safety and security is a daily and ongoing effort to keep the plant flowing at Phoenix Park Gas.

Integrated Safety, Security Plan Catches Threats, Potential Incidents By Gregory Hale
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Integrated Safety, Security Unify Workers, Technology By Gregory Hale
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Sometimes a Contentious Path, But There is a Solution
By Gregory Hale
Oftentimes there is a misconception on
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These Vital Disciplines Need to Secure Plant from Cyber Incidents “No man is an island, entire of itself; every man
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