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Securing Operational Technology (OT) Based Environments

Operational technology (OT) systems are soft targets for cyberattacks. It’s time to establish a self-defending manufacturing floor. Protect critical data and enable digital transformation without disrupting operations with BlackBerry® cybersecurity solutions—powered by Cylance® AI.

The Growing Threat of Cyberattacks in Manufacturing

A security incident can have a dramatic impact on revenue—and even personnel safety.
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Cyber incidents on manufacturing enterprises that are ransomware attacks1
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Percentage of ransomware attacks on manufacturing businesses that disrupted systems access for a week or more2
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Percentage of cyber breaches in manufacturing due to vulnerability exploits3
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The number of days (more than 5 years) software vulnerabilities persist, on average4

Latest Reports

Learn how manufacturing leaders are addressing the growing risk of ransomware with end-to-end security solutions to prevent, detect, and respond to threats.

Ever Evolving Cybersecurity in a Connected IT/OT World: Making a Case for Non-Disruptive Security Today
Download this infobrief to learn the benefits and disadvantages of the connected world, including how it is driving factory-floor connectivity to open new business avenues—but how it also increases attack surfaces.
Cybersecurity in Manufacturing
Download this Make UK and BlackBerry report for key statistics about risks in the manufacturing sector and the benefits of adopting a preventative cybersecurity strategy.
Moving Towards Digitization and Automation
IT and OT convergence is growing rapidly to improve operational performance, resulting in greater complexity. Use this guide and learn how to manage cyberthreats, vulnerabilities, and risks.

Latest News from BlackBerry

Find out what’s driving Increased cyberattack vulnerabilities in manufacturing.
Cylance Endpoint Security for Operational Resiliency

Cylance Endpoint Security for Operational Resiliency

Whether your operational technology systems are air gapped, connected, or somewhere in between, Cylance® Endpoint Security solutions from BlackBerry eliminate complexity, deliver proven security, and enable uninterrupted evolution. BlackBerry can help you establish a self-defending manufacturing floor, delivering a lightweight presence on your endpoints—without the need for signatures, heuristics, or even Internet connections.
What Is Industry 4.0?

What Is Industry 4.0?

Industry 4.0 involves the convergence of IT and OT for increased interconnectivity and smart automation. But this digital transformation also opens the gates to potential infrastructure attacks, as unpatched legacy systems are at risk of exploitation.


  1. IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index 2020.
  2. “Ever Evolving Cybersecurity in a Connected IT/OT World,” IDC.
  3. IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index 2020.
  4. “Catch Me If You Can: An In-Depth Study of CVE Discovery Time and Inconsistencies for Managing Risks in Critical Infrastructures,” Thomas et al, University of Birmingham.