Authors: Clemens A. Schulz, Director Desktop Security, Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity.
So-called KRITIS – i.e. companies and organizations that are systemically important and which also include hospitals and energy companies – are increasingly becoming the victims of cyber attacks. The Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) came to the same conclusion. “Cyber attacks are almost the order of the day for KRITIS operators in all sectors,” says the BSI report on the “IT security situation in Germany 2021”.
Stadtwerke Wismar, for example, found itself after a hacker attack…