Outmaneuvering Threat Actors in the Age of Industrial IoT (IIoT)

Outmaneuvering Threat Actors in the Age of Industrial IoT (IIoT)

ISMG and Fortinet hosted a roundtable dinner in Atlanta on May 7 focused on "Outmaneuvering Threat Actors in the Age of Industrial IoT (IIoT)". Challenges in communication and gaining buy in from operational teams for security initiatives were explored, and Richard Peters, Director, Operational Technology Global Engagement, of Fortinet provided his insight on the event in this exclusive interview.


Peters has more than 37 years of cybersecurity and global partnering experience working across foreign, domestic, and commercial industry sectors at the National Security Agency (NSA). As Fortinet's operational technology global enablement director, working for Phil Quade (CISO), he delivers cybersecurity defense solutions and insights for the OT/ICS/SCADA critical infrastructure environments.