The importance of industrial security for Industry 4.0
Industrial control systems, that provide essential and vital products and services to our economy, are evolving and are becoming more and more interconnected. This talk will provide an overview of the cybersecurity risks involved with this transition towards an “Industry 4.0”. Using real world use-cases, different attack-vectors will be demonstrated on a portable factory setup and the real impact of an cyberattack on critical infrastructure will become visible.
Tijl Deneut is researcher and lecturer at Howest University College. As a Certified Ethical Hacker he performs research within the subject of Industrial Control Systems. Using his applied & technical research he provides best practices, examples, demonstrations and how-to’s of finding weak points and improvements within industrial networks.Technology & innovation