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OT Security Best Practices

Industrial digital transformation is exposing cybersecurity risks and new threats across many industries. The expansion of IoT in industrial settings, coupled with a new regulatory landscape, requires new approaches to security efforts to ensure safety and reliability of critical OT environments.


Read this complimentary report to learn about Gartner’s recommendations for addressing the IT-OT cybersecurity gap.

  • Strengthen the security strategy with the use of a hybrid approach of traditional security technologies and specialist controls to protect OT environments.
  • Start off with a risk-based assessment of OT environments based also on an accurate asset inventory and vulnerability assessment.
  • Assess the impact that new digital initiatives may have on your security setup, bearing in mind that OT security challenges are impacting all industry verticals.

Gartner, OT Security Best Practices, Ruggero Contu, Lawrence Orans, 14 September 2018

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