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exida Publishes IACS Cybersecurity Book Based on IEC 62443 Best Practices


  November 26, 2018

Sellersville, PA: The global leader in functional safety, cybersecurity, and alarm management for the process industries, exida, has published a book on how to successfully implement the IEC 62443 cybersecurity standard for industrial control systems.

Cybersecurity is a hot topic in today’s internet-connected world, as hackers get more sophisticated and high-profile data breaches affect the general population. However, plant operation teams have special considerations that deviate from more widely-known IT cybersecurity programs. Industrial Automation and Control Systems (IACS) professionals need a strong cybersecurity plan that is tailored to the protocol and personnel needs of their facility.

Implementing IEC 62443: A Pragmatic Approach to Cybersecurity is written by industry experts, combining the wisdom of decades of on-site experience and the know-how of digital natives. This unique perspective will help busy industry professionals quickly get up to speed on the safety and cybersecurity lifecycle, keeping their facility safe from devastating cyberattacks using a straightforward, practical approach.