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John Cusimano

Director of Industrial Cybersecurity

John Cusimano is an industrial control system cyber security and functional safety expert with more than twenty-five years of experience and has performed countless control system cybersecurity vulnerability and cyber risk assessments in the Oil & Gas, Pipeline, Chemical, Water/Wastewater, Pharmaceutical and Power industries per NIST, ISA/IEC 62443 and NERC CIP standards.  He has also overseen and participated in the security testing and certification of several control and safety systems.

A leader in the development of ICS cybersecurity standards and best practices, John is the chair of International Society of Automation (ISA) 99 WG4 TG3 subcommittee that has developed the recently approved ISA 62443-3-2 entitled “Security Risk Assessment and System Design”.   He was instrumental in the development of the ISASecure certification scheme.  John is also the lead course developer and instructor for the entire suite of industrial cybersecurity courses offered by the ISA.

My Sessions

ICS Detection Challenge – Phase II Detection Results

Main Stage

The results from Phase II will be announced, and the winning teams from Phase I and Phase II will be invited on the Main Stage for an award ceremony and interview. A second set of PCAP files will be presented to contestants on Thursday morning. These PCAP files will include a variety of new communication […]

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ICS Detection Challenge: Phase I Identification Results

Main Stage

The ICS Detection Challenge is an objective test of the growing class of passive ICS detection solutions in the market. This session will announce the results and provide details on the Phase I – Identification. The contestants will be provided with pcap files from span ports on a number of ICS switches and tasked with […]

Detection & Response
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