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.
Uwe Sommer is the founder and owner of NetCon Unternehmensberatung GmbH in Emsdetten.
His company has been involved in the planning and management of email security systems for more than 20 years. The focus here is on open source software.