Cyber attacks hit nearly half of industrial computers worldwide

Source: Business Insurance

March 28, 2019 A study by Russia-based cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab Z.A.O. found that more than 47% of industrial control system computers across the world suffered cyber attacks in 2018, up from 44% in 2017, Betanews reported. The study found that Vietnam, Algeria and Tunisia recorded the most number of industrial cyber attacks. Kaspersky said that these cyber attacks cause material losses and production downtime at industrial facilities.