Issue No.10 - October (2013 vol.46)
Cristina Alcaraz , University of Malaga, Spain
Sherali Zeadally , University of Kentucky
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2013.69
Critical control systems manage many of today's critical infrastructures, whose continuous operation, maintenance, and protection are high national priorities for governments around the world. The authors present the fundamental architectural components of these systems, identify vulnerabilities and potential threats, and describe protection solutions that can be deployed to mitigate attacks.
Computer crime, Protocols, SCADA systems, Malware, Control systems,security, supervisory control and data acquisition systems, critical infrastructures, information and communication technologies
Cristina Alcaraz, Sherali Zeadally, "Critical Control System Protection in the 21st Century", Computer, vol.46, no. 10, pp. 74-83, October 2013, doi:10.1109/MC.2013.69