It's interesting to see the shift from nobody knowing what SCADA is to the emphasis of security in the space. IT Blogger Matt Hines comments on SCADA vulnerabilities and tips on keep SCADA systems safe. It's pretty obvious that he has no industrial/controls experience, but his tips and points are sound. These systems are no longer proprietary and often touch public networks. It's time we apply the standard security practices used by corporations and the military to defend our assets from cyber-crime. Chances are if you're reading this blog you have a good idea of the disconnect here.