Cyber Security Risks and Challenges for the Industrial Internet of Things

Posted September 13, 2017 in Data Analytics & Digital Technologies Cutter Business Technology Journal

Anjali Kaushik and Kanishk Gaur discuss the most important reason for not adopting IIoT: security. In this article, they warn readers of the possible damage that can result from a lack of adequate security, providing several real-world examples of the harm caused by past cyber attacks. 

About The Author
Anjali Kaushik
Anjali Kaushik is an Associate Professor of Information Systems at the Management Development Institute (MDI), India. She has almost 20 years of consolidated experience in the area of IT business consulting and research in both the corporate world and academia. Prior to joining academia, Dr. Kaushik headed the vertical research group in IDC (India) Limited. She is also a regular consultant to the government of India for various projects related… Read More
Kanishk Gaur
Kanishk Gaur is a Senior Manager with Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLP in the Cyber Risk Advisory Practice. He has more than 10 years of experience in information and cyber security consulting, advising both enterprise and government clients in the areas of risk management and business protection. Prior to joining Deloitte, Mr. Gaur spearheaded an advanced security service line for EY in North India, where he advised various banking, telecom, and… Read More
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