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4.3 Security of IT and IC Systems at Nuclear Facilities

WINS 27 Mar 2019

This WINS International Best Practice Guide presents a practical overview of how to protect Information Technology (IT) and Instrumentation and Control (IC) systems in a nuclear installation from threat.

The guide explains what is meant by IT and IC systems, describes potential external and insider threats to these systems, and defines the roles and responsibilities for maintaining IT and IC security. The guide also explains how to design a robust security infrastructure for IT and IC systems and how to detect and respond to cyberattacks.

In addition, the guide explains how to enhance the security of IT and IC systems through such measures as developing staff competence, performing internal and external audits, and building a business case for security.

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4.3 Security of IT and IC Systems at Nuclear Facilities

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