Critical Infrastructure Security – Oil & Gas

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.

Table of Contents

  • 1. GROWING THREATS TO THE OIL & GAS CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE
    • 1.1. An Evolving Oil & Gas Industry
    • 1.2. Risk Management Issues
    • 1.3. The Weak Link: SCADA
    • 1.4. Classification of Primary ICS Threats
    • 1.5. Who Are the Perpetrators?
  • 2. OIL & GAS CYBER SECURITY SPENDING
    • 2.1. Methodology
    • 2.2. Cyber Security Spending on Critical Infrastructure in the Energy Sector
    • 2.3. Oil & Gas Cyber Security Just Behind Electric Grids
    • 2.4. Cyber Security Tools for Oil & Gas Industry
    • 2.5. Preventive Systems
    • 2.6. Proactive Counter Measures
    • 2.7. Oil & Gas Cyber Security Spending
    • 2.8. Regional Trends in Oil & Gas Cyber Security Spending
    • 2.9. Oil & Gas Cyber Security Drivers
    • 2.10. A Critical Infrastructure Still Lagging Behind in Security
  • 3. A NICHE MARKET FOR ICS CYBER SECURITY VENDORS
    • 3.1. ABB
    • 3.2. AGT International
    • 3.3. Industrial Defender
    • 3.4. Intermark Tecnologias
    • 3.5. SecurityMatters
    • 3.6. Spirent Communications
    • 3.7. Tofino Security
    • 3.8. Waterfall Security Solutions
    • 3.9. Wurldtech

Tables

  1. ICS Documented Vulnerabilities, World Market: 2005 to 2012
  2. IT versus SCADA System Requirements
  3. Primary ICS Threats to Process Control Systems
  4. Notable Oil & Gas Infrastructure Attacks, 2012
  5. Energy and Total Security Spending, World Market, Forecast: 2012 to 2018
  6. Energy CI Security Spending by Sector, World Market, Forecast: 2012 to 2018
  7. Oil & Gas CI Security Spending by Type, World Market, Forecast: 2012 to 2018
  8. Oil & Gas CI Security Spending by Region, World Market, Forecast: 2012 to 2018
  9. Oil & Gas CI Security Spending by Sector, World Market, Forecast: 2012 to 2018

Charts

  1. ICS Documented Vulnerabilities, World Market: 2005 to 2012
  2. Energy and Total CI Security Spending, World Market, Forecast: 2012 to 2017
  3. Energy versus Oil & Gas CI Security Spending, World Market, Forecast: 2012 to 2018
  4. Oil & Gas CI Security Spending by Type, World Market, Forecast: 2012 to 2018
  5. Oil & Gas CI Security Spending by Region, World Market, Forecast: 2012 to 2018
  6. Oil & Gas CI Security Spending by Sector, World Market, Forecast: 2012 and 2018