Managing cyber risks is just one of many challenges small manufacturers need to overcome. When your business suffers a cyber breach or attack it can not only hurt your reputation and your bottom-line, it can close your doors for good. As the manufacturing industry becomes more digitized, it is an increasingly popular target for cybercriminals.
View this interactive infographic to explore potential vulnerabilities on your factor floor and review simple actionable guidelines to help mitigate risks.
NIST Manufacturing Profile
Coming December 2019/January 2020
Protect Your Business From Scammers
When scammers target your business, it can hurt your reputation and your bottom line. In this brochure, learn the signs of scams that target small manufacturers and when to do if you spot a scam.
Cybersecurity Strengthens US Manufacturers Infographic
This infographic explains the importance of managing cyber risks for manufacturers.
Information Security for Small Business: The Fundamentals – NISTIR 7621
The NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) provides guidance on how small businesses can provide basic security for their information, systems, and networks. This NISTIR uses the Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity as a template for organizing cybersecurity risk management processes and procedures. Although the Cybersecurity Framework, created through collaboration between government and the private sector, was originally developed specifically for critical infrastructure organizations, it has proven useful to a variety of audiences and is used in this publication to organize information and cybersecurity best practices in an accepted and logical format.
NIST Small Business Cybersecurity Corner
The vast majority of smaller businesses rely on information technology to run their businesses and to store, process, and transmit information. Protecting this information from unauthorized disclosure, modification, use, or deletion is essential for those companies and their customers.
With limited resources and budgets, these companies need cybersecurity guidance, solutions, and training that is practical, actionable, and enables them to cost-effectively address and manage their cybersecurity risks. This NIST Small Business Cybersecurity Corner puts these key resources in one place.
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