A Holistic SCADA Security Standard for the Australian Context

Christopher Beggs
2008
Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems which control Australia's critical infrastructure are currently demonstrating signs of vulnerabilities as they are being interconnected to corporate networks, essentially exposing them to malicious threats. This paper discusses the vulnerabilities associated with SCADA systems, as well as discussing various SCADA standards and initiatives that have been developed in recent years to mitigate such threats. The paper presents the requirement
more » ... for a holistic SCADA security standard that is practical and feasible for each SCADA industry sector.
doi:10.4225/75/57a824b8aa0d9 fatcat:pezljrc6cvarrek5w7t6ltqe24