31 Mar '16, 5pm

Siemens opens Cyber Security Operation Centers to protect industrial facilities

Siemens opens Cyber Security Operation Centers to protect industrial facilities

The increased networking of industrial infrastructures ("Internet of Things", "Industrie 4.0") calls for appropriate protective action for the automation environment. This is where the Siemens Plant Security Services enter the picture: these services range from Security Assessments and the installation of protective measures, such as firewalls and virus protection (Security Implementation), through to the continuous surveillance of plants with the Managed Security Services, which is now offered by the CSOCs themselves. If the Siemens experts detect an increased risk, they give the customer an early warning, issue recommendations for proactive countermeasures and coordinate their implementation. The countermeasures are based on the criticality of the incident and the likely impact on the customer's business. They include modifying firewall rules or providing updates for clo...

Full article: http://www.siemens.com/press/en/pressrelease/2016/digital...

Tweets

Quote: @Siemens CTO Russwurm at @GermanyinUSA #...

siemens.com 04 Apr '16, 2pm

On Tuesday, March 1, the traditional press conference prior to Hannover Messe took place. The CEOs of the Digital Factory,...

Guard Could Expand Industrial Protection Units

Guard Could Expand Industrial Protection Units

defensenews.com 01 Apr '16, 4pm

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter is briefed on the capabilities of the National Guard Cyber Unit at Joint base Lewis-McChor...

Pong on Industrial Controllers

Pong on Industrial Controllers

hackaday.com 01 Apr '16, 8am

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) are a staple of control automation. Sometime in the 60s or 70s, they replaced a box ...

How we contribute to future industrial production processes

How we contribute to future industrial producti...

siemens.com 04 Apr '16, 3pm

In additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing, components are built up layer by layer – in other words as an additi...

Together with Amprion & @TransnetBW, @Siemens presents the ULTRANET direct-current project:

Together with Amprion & @TransnetBW, @Siemens p...

siemens.com 08 Apr '16, 10am

Power generation is currently experiencing the greatest upheaval of its history. Germany is turning its back on atomic pow...

#Siemens selected as technology partner for natural #gas-fueled #power plant in the #USA

#Siemens selected as technology partner for nat...

siemens.com 06 Apr '16, 3pm

Siemens was chosen from Clean Energy Future as the turnkey supplier for Lordstown Energy Center – a new 940 megawatt natur...

#Egypt: Siemens modernizes #rail network in the greater #Cairo area.

#Egypt: Siemens modernizes #rail network in the...

siemens.com 04 Apr '16, 8am

Siemens modernizes rail network in the Cairo conurbation Munich, 2016-Apr-04 Part of Egyptian National Railways modernizat...

CPD_58565_007_hires.jpg

siemens.com 07 Apr '16, 9am

Airbus Group and Siemens Sign Long-Term Cooperation Agreement in the Field of Hybrid Electric Propulsion Systems Both comp...

Following the nuclear security summit? @KelseyDav & @KingstonAReif will be live blogging

Following the nuclear security summit? @KelseyD...

armscontrol.org 01 Apr '16, 1pm

The United Kingdom announced that it is leading a new, and much-needed, initiative to strengthen cyber security. Cyber sab...