Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity


Service Offerings

  • Asset inventory
  • Business outcome solutions
  • Diagnostic assessments
  • Incident response
  • Strategy and advisory
  • Secure system design and implementation
  • Training

Digital connectivity is here to stay, regardless of industry. Critical infrastructure companies are part of this digital revolution. 

Emerging technologies, such as big data analytics, artificial intelligence, cloud computing and more, enable the growth and transformation of industrial companies in unexpected, dynamic ways. Digitalization has tremendous potential to deliver shareholder, customer and environmental value.

With increased access to data, digital innovations allow organizations to make better decisions. Taking advantage of the capabilities and information can enable competitive advantage, but it also opens your organization up to new threats.

Cyber Resiliency for Critical Infrastructure Businesses

Your business depends on resilient operations and workforce safety. You need a partner that knows critical infrastructure facilities, is familiar with the evolving threats and risks you face, and who is a steady hand navigating ever-evolving regulatory challenges.

Risk management and resiliency for critical infrastructure environments is all about safety and reliable operations. We achieve risk management and resiliency using a three-prong approach that balances regulatory compliance, system reliability and cyber risk management. Our team integrates consultants experienced in all three areas. Our focus is on improving the safety, security and reliability of the world’s critical infrastructure. We deliver people, process and technology that enables risk and resiliency, preparedness and situational awareness.

As we work with you to examine your critical infrastructure cybersecurity program, we emphasize:

  • Improved risk visibility
  • Advanced protection and detection
  • Opportunities for automation
  • Response and recoverability plans

Mind the Gap: Resilience Goes Beyond Compliance

Critical infrastructure industries are implementing connectivity and data systems that open them up to new threats that require cybersecurity mitigations.
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Creating Balance Between Cyber Risk & Asset Protection

Our team knows that protecting your assets is a balancing act, weighing what’s right for the business, managing your risks and deploying solutions that let you focus on your core business. Our highly experienced consultants help you strategize, design, implement and operate a cybersecurity program that balances your business goals, budget and risk tolerance. We are a force multiplier for your organization, your program and your workforce, and we will help you establish your culture for resiliency.

Blog Post
Automating Security Operations: SOAR Supports Integrated Cybersecurity
Security Orchestration, Automation & Response (SOAR) can help teams automate and integrate processes for increased security amid increased remote work.
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Blog Post
Bridging the Gap: Benefits of a Business Continuity Plan
Risk is a constant. Preparing for disruptions is difficult, but a business continuity plan can help an organization stay afloat during and after an event.
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Grid architecture: Crossing the chasm between concept and implementation
Today’s technology is disrupting the edge of the grid. As the flow of power moves in multiple directions and the edge of the grid blurs, it becomes apparent that grid design will need to change to meet future needs.
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Strategic considerations for modernizing OT networks

IT and OT networks have traditionally been isolated from one another. But bringing the two together offers exponential business value. Understanding the drivers and considering the technical aspects of integration allow for a successful and effective modernized network.

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Blog Post
Corporate Networks Prove Highly Vulnerable to Attacks
A 2018 report revealed that almost all corporate networks are vulnerable to hacker attacks. Through Wi-Fi, phishing and unpatched vulnerabilities, these companies’ infrastructures proved unsafe. But there are many ways to assess vulnerability and improve your commercial and industrial security.
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Matt Morris, 1898 & Co., Part of Burns & McDonnell
Matt Morris
Managing Director, Security & Risk Consulting

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