Manufacturing industry at higher risk of cyberattacks thanks to industrial IoT

The manufacturing industry is displaying higher rates of cyberattack-related lateral movement and reconnaissance, according to a new Vectra report. This is due to the confluence of both operational technology and enterprise information technology networks, said the report.

Organizations with weak internal access controls can easily fall victim to attackers, who can circumnavigate perimeter security to find and steal information, said the press release.

Read more about the findings of the new report by Vectra on TechRepublic.