Manufacturing AUTOMATION

Welcome to Cybersecurity Week 2021!

October 18, 2021
By Manufacturing AUTOMATION


It’s Cybersecurity Week 2021!

In honour of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Manufacturing AUTOMATION is bringing you valuable resources on cybersecurity for the next five days, all housed in one convenient location.

Our Cybersecurity Week landing page is home to information and best practices on cybersecurity in manufacturing, as well as resources on the latest advancements in cybersecurity for the industrial automation sector.

As part of Cybersecurity Week 2021, which runs from October 18 to 22, we will be sharing posts, white papers, news, as well as content from our archives.


We’ll also be hosting a free webinar on October 19 at 1 pm ETRegister now for “Securing manufacturing’s digital evolution”. The webinar will explore the impact and considerations for safe and secure operations. Rick Peters, CISO, Operational Technology North America at Fortinet, will share how to evaluate the security needs of aging equipment, and how to recognize threats in real time.

More on the agenda

Want to know more about ransomware and threat intelligence? Visit our landing page on Oct. 20 for a special video chat with Rick Peters. Discussion will focus on why manufacturers are rich targets, the role of threat intelligence in a cybersecurity strategy, what steps organizations can take, and much more.

Don’t miss our special podcast episode on Oct. 22. We chat with William Noto, Global Director of Operational Technology Product Marketing at Fortinet about endpoint detection and response.

Check the landing page each day this week for cybersecurity content, and follow along with us on social media with #CybersecurityWeek!



Thanks to our Cybersecurity Week sponsor, Fortinet, for their support in making this event possible.

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