Guides & Whitepapers

Guides & White Papers

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Australian Energy Sector Cybersecurity Framework (AESCSF) Mapping Guide

Industrial Defender helps organizations as they adopt and enforce the Australian Energy Sector Cybersecurity Framework (AESCSF). This mapping guide outlines how Industrial Defender helps critical infrastructure teams adopt and enforce the AESCSF controls.

OT Cybersecurity Solutions Buyer’s Guide

The threat of cyberattacks on operational technology and industrial control systems grows every year. Whatever is driving your intent to purchase an OT/ICS cybersecurity solution, this buyer’s guide offers helpful advice on what to look for.

Compliance Guide: Applying Critical ISA/IEC 62443 Controls

The ISA/IEC 62443 series includes several standards and technical reports that address Industrial Automation and Control System (IACS) Cybersecurity. Learn how Industrial Defender can help you apply these controls.

Operational Technology (OT) Cybersecurity Considerations for Maritime Stakeholders

Download this white paper to learn more about the current OT risk landscape facing port and maritime cybersecurity teams and what you can do about it.

Compliance Guide: NEI 08-09 Cyber Security Plan for Nuclear Power Reactors

The NEI 08-09 Cyber Security Plan for Nuclear Power Reactors is a regulatory standard that was established to protect the health and safety of the public from radiological sabotage as a result of a cyberattack.

Securing Your Building Management System

Learn how Industrial Defender is tackling cybersecurity risk for building management systems by making it easy for our customers to assess what’s a real risk and what’s not, and how to respond accordingly.

CIS Controls Mapping Guide: Industrial Defender

Industrial Defender helps organizations as they adopt and enforce the CIS Controls for effective cyber defense. This mapping guide outlines which controls Industrial Defender helps automate for each of the CIS sub-controls.

Compliance Guide: The NERC CIP Standards

The NERC CIP requirements consist of 12 standards designed to keep the North American Bulk Electric System secure from cyberattacks. Learn how to automate your compliance.

OT Compliance Guide: NIST Cybersecurity Framework

The NIST Cybersecurity Framework is one of the most widely adopted voluntary standards in use today. Learn how to apply it in OT environments.

Implementation Guide: The CIS Controls for ICS Cybersecurity

Learn about the CIS controls for ICS cybersecurity according, including cyber risk mitigation, audit success and operational efficiency.

Compliance Guide: Aligning to the Cybersecurity Capability Maturity Model (C2M2)

Learn more about C2M2, the Cybersecurity Capability Maturity Model voluntary standard published by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

White Paper: Challenges and Solutions in Securing Critical Infrastructure for Utilities

Download this white paper to learn why Industrial Defender has become the de facto tool for securing critical infrastructure for utilities.

White Paper: Industrial Cybersecurity in the Oil & Gas Industry

The integration of IT and OT networks has created challenges for cybersecurity teams in the oil and gas industry, including safely collecting, monitoring, and managing industrial control system asset data at scale.

Compliance Guide: European NIS Directive

This guide provides an overview of the NIS Directive Objectives and Principles, as well as advice on implementing best practices and procedures for your OT environments to proactively manage cyber risks.

NIST Compliance Report Templates for Industrial Defender

See NIST compliance report templates included by default with Industrial Defender’s custom reporting module.

NERC-CIP Compliance Report Templates for Industrial Defender

See 40+ NERC-CIP compliance report templates included by default with Industrial Defender’s custom reporting module.