Tailoring Security Controls for Industrial Control Systems

Published: November 16, 2015


Victoria Y. Pillitteri, Larry Feldman, Gregory A. Witte


This bulletin summarizes the information presented in NIST SP 800-82, Rev 2: Guide to Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Security written by Keith Stouffer, Victoria Pillitteri, Suzanne Lightman, Marshall Abrams and Adam Hahn. The publication provides guidance on how to secure Industrial Control Systems (ICS), including Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems, Distributed Control Systems (DCS), and other control system configurations such as Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC), while addressing their unique performance, reliability, and safety requirements.
Citation: ITL Bulletin -
NIST Pub Series: ITL Bulletin
Pub Type: NIST Pubs

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Computer security, distributed control systems (DCS), industrial control systems (ICS), information security, network security, programmable logic controllers (PLC), risk management, security controls, supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems
Created November 16, 2015, Updated February 19, 2017