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Welcome to Cybersecurity Week!

Over the next five days, Manufacturing AUTOMATION will be focused on best practices and solutions for protecting plants and the automated systems that run them. Check out our resources!

Reducing email threats: 5 tips for Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Here’s how you can keep your business safe and reduce the risk that email threats pose.

PODCAST: How manufacturers can protect themselves from cyberattacks during COVID-19

What are the weakest links in a factory network? An IT expert tells us in a recent episode of Machine Language: The Podcast.

FREE WEBINAR TOMORROW: Securing the Manufacturing Value Chain

Join MA and Fortinet Oct. 20 at 3 pm ET to learn how to evaluate your current security needs, especially when it comes to enabled IoT devices.

Report: 2020 state of operational technology cybersecurity

Risk is high in OT environments: nine out of 10 have had at least one breach in the past year, with half reporting 3 to 10 or more breaches. » Read full article

A security approach for protecting converged IT and OT

OT breaches are now commonplace. To stop attacks and minimize OT risk, implement the five best practices contained in this report. » Read full article

Security by design: A systems road map for NIST Cybersecurity Framework

SANS has developed a guide to help organizations use the NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF). » Read full article

Fortinet manufacturing cybersecurity solutions

How the Fortinet Security Fabric provides an integrated and automated security architecture that covers all aspects of the manufacturing business. » Read full article

OT teams struggle to keep pace with cybersecurity

The lines that used to separate IT and OT continue to blur as both play a critical role in ensuring business continuity across their organizations. » Read full article

Three ways to lower your cybersecurity risk

Here’s how to ensure your security system addresses the evolving threat landscape, while also continuing to meet business objectives. » Read full article

Editorial: Turning cybersecurity awareness into action

Connectivity is great, but is it secure? Our latest editorial explores how to mitigate the risks. » Read full article

Q&A: What manufacturers need to know about cybersecurity

A cybersecurity expert and former member of British intelligence agencies shares what to watch out for, especially in the automotive sector. » Read full article
MA Cybersecurity

Phoenix Contact: Highlights 2020

Date: Oct. 22, 2020
Location: Online
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Autonomous Mobile Robot Conference

Date: Oct. 26-27, 2020
Location: Online
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ISA Automation Expo and Conference 2020

Date: October 28, 2020
Location: Online
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