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Article highlights best strategies for safeguarding people and property from ever-expanding physical threats.
Consider an Alternative Security Program -- Such an approach may save time and money and provide better protection from all kinds of threats.
With the last of mandated security deadlines now approaching, plants ponder future steps. Read about all of the improvements and procedural changes that have already occurred and find out what might be next for your chemical plant's security plan.
Take advantage of some pointers from Security Professionals
A visit to Honeywell's Geismar plant reminded Editor in Chief Mark Rosenzweig how to integrate security and control.
Plant Security Deserves More Attention -- Government mandates and industry self interest are fostering progress.
With the new high risk chemical facilities federal anti-terrorism regulations, its time for the chemical industry to ratchet up its cyber-security efforts. Theres a surge in interest in cyber-subjects such as security certification, defense-in-depth strategies, risk-based planning and ...
New anti-terrorism standards require the Department of Homeland Security to identify and regulate "high-risk chemical facilities." These facilities will be subject to a security vulnerability assessment. Where does your plant fit in with these new standards?
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Take advantage of some pointers from security professionals
We Must Improve Safety and Security -- Better performance demands more than add-on equipment and software.
Federal actions undoubtedly will markedly impact the chemical industry. Nevertheless, we dont know at this point whether federal chemical security legislation will happen in 2006.
The emergence of relatively low-cost drones is adding a new dimension to plant security and safeguarding intellectual property and assets.
Build Better Cyber Security -- A three-step approach is key to enduring protection.
Many process control engineers and IT technicians are still learning to communicate with each other, but some are sitting down to define roles and divvy up security responsibilities to give their applications and organizations some much-needed peace of mind.
Security issues can impact functional safety. Simultaneously applying relevant standards for security and safety offers a viable way to align the two. This requires adopting and properly implementing three guiding principles.
Automation vendors note most malware infections arise from inadvertent or deliberate actions of people (staff, contractors, etc.) on a site. So, plants are ramping up efforts to protect themselves from such threats as well as those posed by physical incursions.
As the security threat landscape continues to evolve, so must your response. With increasing numbers of attempted intrusions, cautionary tales of security breaches and the potential for resulting damages at your site, application whitelisting can be an important addition to your security arsenal.
Industry Gets Cyber-Security Reality Check -- Stuxnet attack points up vulnerabilities of control systems.
Strengthen Your Cyber Security -- Take a number of steps to achieve a comprehensive and robust plan.
White Paper: Ten Tips for Completing a Site Security Plan from ADT Security Services
The 7 Steps to ICS and SCADA Security
Avoid the basic errors in cyber security strategies that many chemical companies are making
Legislation that targets chemical plant security has been passed by the House and Senate. Congress has been considering such legislation for five years and has been debating exactly what should be included.