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The increasing digitalization of industrial production plants in the context of Industry 4.0 and Industrial IoT requires that managers and employees on the part of manufacturers, integrators and operators deal with security in the production environment. Industrial security is of immense importance in order to ensure the permanently secure and reliable operation of networked systems. It’s not just about technical solutions, but also about processes and people’s behaviour. Training employees and technical experts is a huge implementation task.
Our portfolio of online courses and online learning content on Industrial Security covers a wide range of topics. We cover both the basic concepts of the relevant IEC 62443 standard and specific recommendations for action, explanations of technical principles and practical examples. The portfolio also includes cybersecurity for the office environment, functional safety and topics related to the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Our portfolio of online learning content is the starting point for creating tailor-made training courses for your company and your employees. The content in this area was developed with more than 20 companies and institutions. Members of the Industrial Security working group in the VDMA, Fraunhofer, Siemens, Rhebo, Goethe University Frankfurt, HiSolutions and Pepperl + Fuchs, among others, share their specialist knowledge of cybersecurity in industry.
Industrial Security Basics | DE/EN | 6 Chapters | approx. 2 h
Industrial Security Basics introduces the topic of industrial security. You will learn why there is such a great need for action in the field of industrial security and about the cornerstones of implementation. You will also get an overview of methods and technologies to make IT secure in the industrial sector. In this course, you will get insight from experts at Siemens, Fraunhofer, Rhebo and the VDMA.
Social Engineering | DE | 3 Chapters | approx. 1.5 h
Social Engineering provides an introduction to social engineering with a focus on how social engineering attacks work and which protective measures can be taken by companies and their employees to prevent such scenarios. This course is particularly suitable for awareness training of employees. This course was created in cooperation with experts from Goethe University Frankfurt.
Your contact person for Industrial Security at University4Industry:
Claudia is responsible for identifying relevant areas of knowledge and learning content and brings lots of experience in strategy consulting to this task. As a computer scientist, she is particularly interested in new technologies, as well as their potential and risks. Claudia supervises projects for our largest customers with a special focus on innovation and the development of new programs and content.