The Digital Security sector offers integrated coverage of digital security technologies — from information technologies to operational control processes. With end-to-end security research from the silicon, all the way up to cyber-based and IoT applications, the sector focuses on technology trends, in addition to industry-specific implementation. Specifically, the technology research covers hardware, packaging, device, appliances, software, platform, networks, and services for organizations, as well as for specific industries such as finance, government, defense, healthcare, energy, transport, and of course telecommunication.
The Critical Infrastructure Security Report for Oil & Gas looks at the growing threats facing this particular energy industry. The oil and gas industry is evolving, with Industrial Control Systems such as SCADA increasingly connected to the Internet and becoming the target of cyber-attacks. The first part of the report looks at the risk management issues faced by the oil and gas industry and the types of threats currently undermining the infrastructure. The second part of the report looks at cybersecurity spending in the sector, as well as preventative systems and cybersecurity solutions available to oil and gas companies. The final section gives an overview of vendors active in the area of cybersecurity for the energy sector, and in particular those with distinct offerings for industrial control systems.