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October 14, 2020

Client advisory: Dealing with increasing cyber risks in manufacturing

Mario Paez, Dan Hanson 

Manufacturers are being targeted more and more, not only by traditional cyber-criminals, but also by competing companies.  The COVID-19 pandemic has only made the problems worse.  According to a recent Deloitte study, advanced malware (ransomware) is becoming increasingly prevalent in manufacturing – and increasingly disruptive. With more industrial systems connected, ransomware is able to infiltrate at the weakest point and then spread throughout the entire system.

This white paper explains how COVID-19 has escalated problems within the manufacturing industry, the key cyber risks facing the industry, how to prepare for and manage cyber risk and how MMA is ready to help.

To read the full white paper, click here.