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SCADA Security Tips to Protect Against Cyberattacks

Power Plant using SCADA

Malicious attacks by hackers and state-sponsored actors to disrupt industrial control systems using SCADA is a growing concern. Recent breaches of SCADA network security in Ukraine, the United States and other nations have underscored the seriousness of the threat. As a result, the U.S. government has issued an advisory warning that hackers have made attempts […]

SCADA Systems for Water & Wastewater Treatment Need These Five Features

Water and wastewater system operators have critical requirements for their SCADA systems Water and wastewater treatment plants perform a vital role. Communities and businesses require clean, safe and efficient treatment of water. And a major key to achieving this goal is installing the right SCADA system for water and wastewater treatment. It’s essential that SCADA […]

How Water and Wastewater Systems Use HMI SCADA Technology to Cut Costs

water treatment plant with scada system

Public utility systems such as power, water and wastewater management have been one of the most successful applications for HMI SCADA technology. Government agencies learned about the productivity, safety and efficiency gains decades ago. Public rail transit systems worldwide began utilizing control system software tools (such as Nucleus) to safely and efficiently move millions of […]

SCADA Security: What Makes SCADA Networks More Vulnerable to Cyber-Attacks?

When it comes to SCADA security, hackers are everywhere. They’ve become so common that businesses make stopping them part of their everyday operations. But when a cyber-attack is launched on a SCADA network, the potential consequences can be very serious—especially when it comes to vital public systems. In the most severe cases, security breaches can […]