Majority of industrial OT attacks originate in IT environments: Study

In recent years, the security landscape of operational technology (OT) has undergone significant transformations, driven by an increasing number of cyber threats that exploit the interconnectedness of industrial systems. The report “The State of OT Security: A Comprehensive Guide to Trends, Risks, & Cyber Resilience” by Palo Alto Networks provides an in-depth analysis of the current challenges and future directions in OT security. This article aims to synthesize the report’s key findings and offer insights into how businesses can navigate the complexities of securing their OT environments.