Introduction to Industrial Control Systems Security

Speaker:  Charalambos Konstantinou – Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Topic(s):  Security and Privacy


This talk introduces basic and advanced topics on industrial control systems (ICS) security. It starts with operational security, providing guidance on recognizing weaknesses in everyday operations and information which can be valuable to attackers. A comparative analysis between traditional information technology (IT) and operational control system architectures is also presented, along with security vulnerabilities and mitigation strategies unique to the control system domain. Current trends, threats, and vulnerabilities will be discussed, as well as attacking and defending methodologies for ICS. Case studies on cyberattacks will be presented. The presentation also discusses the need for an accurate assessment environment, achieved through the inclusion of ICS testbeds.

About this Lecture

Number of Slides:  50
Duration:  45 - 60 minutes
Languages Available:  English
Last Updated: 

Request this Lecture

To request this particular lecture, please complete this online form.

Request a Tour

To request a tour with this speaker, please complete this online form.

All requests will be sent to ACM headquarters for review.