Industrial Safety / IIoT

Report: Cybersecurity tops manufacturers' biggest risks

By Manufacturing Business Technology

Jun 23, 2016

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In a new report from accounting and consulting organization BDO USA, LLP, more than nine in 10 manufacturers (92%) cite cybersecurity concerns in their SEC disclosures this year. That number is a 44% increase from 2013 and now ranks among manufacturers’ top 10 risk factors.

The report also reveals that 91% of companies also cite operational infrastructure risk, including information systems and implementation of new systems and maintenance as a concern.

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