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5 Steps Manufacturers Can Take to Combat Cyber Attacks

October 03, 2019 / IndustryWeek

It’s not far-fetched to claim that the current cybersecurity landscape is rather tumultuous, and that’s true in every industry from retail to finance. Cyber attacks are on the rise, especially in the manufacturing sector. One of the major reasons why manufacturing has come under fire is because cyber threats have grown much more sophisticated in recent years. Things have progressed beyond just a software standpoint to hardware - processor vulnerabilities being a prime example. In fact, a recent security report from SonicWall Capture Labs revealed there were over 74,000 never-before-seen complex attacks in 2019. They were so fresh that many were without even a signature at the time of discovery.