Manufacturing and infrastructure may not be an obvious target of cyber intrusion, being that manufacturing companies tend to store small volumes of customer data. But the trends show that cyberwarfare in the manufacturing industry is a prime target for ransomware attacks which encrypt critical information needed to perform critical infrastructure operations, and the related theft of company intellectual property. Failing to secure your company’s infrastructure from cyberattack could lead to a disruption in production, or an inability to effectively control critical assets. The risks are high, and the security required is advanced. Beckage attorneys work frequently with manufacturing clients to understand vital infrastructure security and vulnerabilities, and to implement incident response plans and practices.