ICS Protocols Course

Explore common Industrial Control System (ICS) protocols and their security features as you progress through this 15-video course.

1 hour, 7 minutes

Course description

This course provides basic information about security features of common protocols used in Industrial Control Systems (ICS). It provides a brief overview of the evolution of Process Control Networks (PCN), compares and contrasts ICS environments with other Information Technology systems, and walks through relevant features of commonly used ICS protocols, including Modbus, DNP3, HART, PROFIBUS and PROFINET, BACnet, and others.


Integration Software (ERP/MES)

Video - 00:04:00

Data Historians

Video - 00:02:00


Video - 00:03:00

HMI Implementations

Video - 00:04:00

Open vs Proprietary Protocols

Video - 00:03:00


Video - 00:02:00

Foundation Fieldbus

Video - 00:01:00


Video - 00:01:00


Video - 00:02:00


Video - 00:04:00

Industrial Ethernet

Video - 00:08:00


Video - 00:08:00

ICS Protocols: Modbus, DNP3, HART

Video - 00:12:00

RS-232 and RS-485

Video - 00:05:00

PCN (Process Control Network) Evolution

Video - 00:07:00

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