Download the Behind the Firewall: Assessing Cyber Resilience in U.S. Manufacturing

As prime targets for cyber-attacks, manufacturers confront risks that threaten their operations and supply chains. For small and medium-sized manufacturers, the challenge is intensified by the cost of implementing effective cybersecurity measures. Within the sector, decision-makers weigh the balance between risk, cost, and the significant business advantages of cybersecurity investment, from safeguarding operations to bolstering brand reputation.

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This survey offers insights into the current state of cybersecurity preparedness among manufacturers and identifies key areas where they can benefit from additional guidance and support in strengthening their cybersecurity infrastructure. We further investigate variations in cybersecurity preparedness among small-medium manufacturers and large manufacturers, as well as differences across manufacturing sectors of interest—aerospace and defense, defense industrial base and chemicals.