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Combating industrial cyber threats with new security certifications and products, Rockwell Automation

businesswire | November 19, 2020

Organizations keep on requiring help making sure about their modern activities as they associate creation and IT frameworks and battle with cyberthreats focusing on mechanical control frameworks. To address this issue, Rockwell Automation keeps extending its cybersecurity accreditations and joining progressed security capacities into a greater amount of its items.

Rockwell Automation as of late got confirmation to the IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission) 62443-3-3 cybersecurity standard. The accreditation, performed by outsider TÜV Rheinland, implies Rockwell Automation has exhibited the capacity to introduce and arrange creation frameworks to meet security prerequisites to level 1 as characterized on the planet's driving worldwide norm.

Rockwell Automation offers reference designs for executing an ensured creation framework, for example, PlantPAx 5.0, the cutting edge disseminated control framework (DCS) for plantwide measure control. The structures were created to assist clients with guaranteeing creation frameworks while limiting the need to purchase new advancements as a component of the cycle. Until now, Rockwell Automation has gotten a few confirmations for the IEC 62443 arrangement of norms.

Rockwell Automation likewise as of late got confirmation for the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) 27001 norm, affirming that the organization's data security the board framework used to ensure information fulfills the guideline's prerequisites. This can give significant serenity to clients that Rockwell Automation is utilizing best practices to secure their licensed innovation, for example, when clients use administrations like distant help and observing.

“Companies are facing the dual challenge of digital transformation to stay competitive, while also keeping their people, operations and intellectual property secure,” said Sujeet Chand, senior vice president and chief technology officer, Rockwell Automation. “We continue to aggressively expand our cybersecurity skills, certifications, product capabilities and services in ways that help our customers stay ahead of new threats and focus on realizing new possibilities with digital transformation.”

Notwithstanding procuring the new confirmations, Rockwell Automation is additionally delivering new items with CIP Security to assist organizations with making sure about their correspondences. Created by the worldwide exchange and standard improvement association ODVA, CIP Security is the simply standard intended to make sure about correspondences between modern control frameworks and different gadgets on an EtherNet/IP organization.

New modern control items offering CIP Security include:

Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 755T AC drives

Kinetix 5300 servo drives

Other Rockwell Automation items that as of now uphold CIP Security include:

ControlLogix 5580 regulators

Kinetix 5700 servo drives

1756-EN4TR correspondence module

To help ensure the numerous gadgets being used today that don't uphold CIP Security, Rockwell Automation is additionally presenting the new CIP Security Proxy gadget. At the point when utilized in a truly made sure about area, the gadget gives CIP Security to a wide scope of modern control gadgets and make safer mechanical organizations.

About Rockwell Automation

Rockwell Automation, Inc. , is a global leader in industrial automation and digital transformation. We connect the imaginations of people with the potential of technology to expand what is humanly possible, making the world more productive and more sustainable. Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Rockwell Automation employs approximately 23,000 problem solvers dedicated to our customers in more than 100 countries. To learn more about how we are bringing The Connected Enterprise to life across industrial enterprises.

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Research from Norton estimates the global price tag of consumer cybercrime now topping some US$113 billion annually4 which is enough to host the 2012 London Olympics nearly 10 times over. The cost per cybercrime victim has shot up to USD$298: a 50% increase over 2012. In terms of the number of victims of such attacks, that’s 378 million per year – averaging 1 million plus per day. ”Domain Validated (DV)” SSL Certificates pose a direct threat to consumers on the Internet.


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