Analysis of Cybersecurity Threats in Industry 4.0: The Case of Intrusion Detection

  • Juan E. RubioEmail author
  • Rodrigo Roman
  • Javier Lopez
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10707)


Nowadays, industrial control systems are experiencing a new revolution with the interconnection of the operational equipment with the Internet, and the introduction of cutting-edge technologies such as Cloud Computing or Big data within the organization. These and other technologies are paving the way to the Industry 4.0. However, the advent of these technologies, and the innovative services that are enabled by them, will also bring novel threats whose impact needs to be understood. As a result, this paper provides an analysis of the evolution of these cyber-security issues and the requirements that must be satisfied by intrusion detection defense mechanisms in this context.


Industry Control systems Internet IoT Cloud Big data Critical infrastructure Intrusion detection IDS 



This work has been funded by the Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness through the SADCIP (RTC-2016-4847-8) project. The work of the first author han been partially financed by the Spanish Ministry of Education under the FPU program (FPU15/03213).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of MalagaMalagaSpain

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