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ITL Bulletin August 2011

Protecting Industrial Control Systems – Key Components of Our Nation's Critical Infrastructures

Date Published: August 2011

Author(s)

Shirley Radack (NIST)

Abstract

Keywords

cyber security; distributed control systems (DCS); Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA); Industrial Control Systems (ICS); information security; information technology (IT) security; programmable logic controllers (PLC); supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA); security controls; security plans; security policies; threats; vulnerabilities
Control Families

None selected

Documentation

Publication:
August 2011 ITL Bulletin

Supplemental Material:
None available

Topics

Security and Privacy
risk assessment

Applications
cyber-physical systems

Sectors
smart grid