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Manufacturing Sector

Guidance for businesses operating in the Manufacturing sector.

MEP Cybersecurity Resources for Manufacturers– This comprehensive site provides cybersecurity guidance, solutions, and training for the manufacturing sector.
Manufacturing Extension Partnership

Integrating Cybersecurity With Industry 4.0: What It Means for Manufacturing - This infographic highlights cybersecurity challenges and how MEP Centers can help.
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Cybersecurity Strengthens US Manufacturers - This infographic explains the importance of managing cyber risks for manufacturers
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Cybersecurity Framework Steps for Small Manufacturers - Helps small manufacturers understand the NIST Cybersecurity Framework and how it can be used to manage their cyber risks. 
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NIST Manufacturing Profile – NISTIR 8183 - Provides the Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) implementation details developed for the manufacturing environment including a roadmap for reducing cybersecurity risk for manufacturers that is aligned with manufacturing sector goals and industry best practices
National Institute of Standards and Technology

Recovering from a Cybersecurity Incident – Best practices that use the Incident Response Lifecycle to provide guidance on recovering from and preventing cybersecurity incidents
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Interactive Infographic: How Secure is Your Factory Floor? -  A virtual tour of potential cyber vulnerabilities on a shop floor.
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MEP National Network Cybersecurity Assessment Tool - The purpose of this tool is to allow U.S. small manufacturers to self-evaluate the level of cyber risk to your business.

DFARS Cybersecurity Requirements – Information for Department of Defense (DoD) contractors that process, store or transmit Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) who must meet the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFAR). DFAR provides a set of basic security controls.
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Created November 3, 2023