Bundesamt für Sicherheit in der Informationstechnik

Security Requirements for mechanical engineers and integrators [English] v1.0

Datum 15.10.2014

Machines and plants in factory automation and other areas are more and more connected with each other and with systems from the business IT. Due to this, they are facing the same threats as conventional IT systems do. There is a long history of incidents where attackers found a way over the office IT or remote access points into production sites. To cope with these threats requires proper measures during planning, integration and operation.

This document is the english translation of this publication (german).