Security of Control Networks – An Insiders Perspective

March 11, 2010 (at 4 p.m.) in Defense & Management

Availability, Integrity, Confidentiality. Wait, isn’t that in the wrong order? Control system networks rely on real time data, have zero tolerance for downtime, and need to provide telemetry to operations. This is only half the battle, balancing the need for securing the network while still providing data out and not letting anything get in, further adds to this complexity. This talk provides insight on what it takes to perform this ballet day in and day out.


Bigezy works as a security analyst at a Fortune 500 Electric Utiltity in the United States. He has previously worked on securing the Financial Industry working for the largest Mutual Fund transfer agency in the US. Before that he founded one of the first Internet Service Providers in the Midwestern US.