Keeping you on the right track
As with all the traditional industries, although their basic infrastructure has existed for decades, their modern additions is what makes them vulnerable to a cyber-attack. Although late to the party, both the private sector and government regulations are catching up with our current reality and realise that physical security, while still extremely important, is no longer sufficient to guaranty the security of both operators and passengers.
Automation initiatives are constantly modernising the rail industry. But it is those initiatives that introduced information technology to the industry, that are also increasing the risks of attacks from cyber criminals.
A complete strategic security approach is essential to keep the industry secure for passengers and products.