Steps to Improve D/3® DCS Cyber Security

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It is fair to say that without a fully functional distributed control system (DCS), a modern plant cannot operate safely and efficiently and in some cases, cannot operate at all. Therefore, it is vital to ensure the integrity of all DCSs and protect them from malicious attacks, accidental corruption, and data breaches that may jeopardize safety or production or may compromise the end user’s competitive advantage in the marketplace.

This paper describes the philosophy and guidelines for keeping your D/3® DCS secure from cyberattacks.