Increasing digitalisation, also in production, offers great opportunities for German industry and mechanical engineering. However, the use of AI, IoT and new business models are accompanied by increased risks with regard to IT security. Gregor Stefka, edv-anwendungsberatung zühlke & bieker gmbh (zubIT) from Recklinghausen, and Uwe Sommer, NetCon Unternehmensberatung GmbH from Emsdetten, are members of the IT-SecurityExpertGroup supported by IHK Nord Westfalen and IT Forum Nord Westfalen and report from practice on sensible and necessary measures for IT security in production and industry.
Gregor Stefka is Head of IT Management and, together with Managing Director Carsten Bieker, is responsible for data protection and data security at edv-anwendungsberatung zühlke & bieker gmbH (zubIT) from Recklinghausen. Gregor’s focus is on technical measures, while Carsten Bieker’s focus as a certified IT security manager and data protection officer is on the systemic approach to IT security. With Gregor, you will enter the IT engine room and talk about logging, endpoint security, monitoring, technical vulnerability management, SOC (Security Operations Center) and the use of AI in IT security.