Industrial Safety

Manufacturers beef up cybersecurity

By Crain's Cleveland Business

May 16, 2016

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One thing that helps modern manufacturers stand out in the marketplace — their intellectual property — also makes them an attractive target for hackers.

Take United States Steel Corp., for example. The steelmaker last month filed a formal complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission, asking the organization to investigate China’s biggest steel producers for unfair trade practices. One that stands out? The allegation that China hacked into U.S. Steel’s systems and stole information on how to make advanced, high-strength steel.

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