Article | September 5, 2017

Why Cybersecurity Matters For FSMA?

Source: AVEVA

By Marilidia Clotteau

Why Cybersecurity Matters For FSMA?

May 2017, the world faced one of the most serious cyber-attacks. The Ransomware Wannacry put at risk 200,000 companies spread over 150 countries.

Immediately after, every company, including those in Food & Beverage, started to assess their vulnerabilities and stance regarding their cybersecurity policy.

June 2017, another ransomware, Petya, infected more than 2,000 companies. For the first time, two major Food & Beverage companies announced publicly they have been attacked.