Authentication Layer for IEC 61113-3 Applications

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Chrysoulas, C, Aydin, H and Mario, S (2019). Authentication Layer for IEC 61113-3 Applications. 10th IFIP International Conference on New Technologies, Mobility & Security. Gran Canaria, Spain 24 - 26 Jun 2019
AuthorsChrysoulas, C, Aydin, H and Mario, S
TypeConference paper
Abstract

Mid 2010, the Stuxnet ICS attack targeted the
Siemens automation products, and after this attack the ICS
security was thrust into spotlight, automation products
suppliers started to re-examine their business approach to cyber
security. The OPC Foundation made also significant changes
and improvements on its new design OPC-UA to increase
security of automation applications but, what is still missing and
seems to be not resolved any time soon is having security in
depth for industrial automation applications. In this paper, we
propose a simple but strong security control solution, what we
will call a logic application level security particularly for
SCADA and DCS. This proposed method is based on message
integrity and should not be viewed as the main, nor the only level
of protection that an industrial automation system is expected to
have, but can be a low-level security procedure that avoids
intelligent attacks such as Stuxnet.

KeywordsStuxnet; Obfuscation; Encryption; MAC; SCADA; DCS
Year2019
Accepted author manuscript
License
CC BY 4.0
Publication process dates
Deposited20 Jun 2019
Accepted10 May 2019
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