Security Standards White Paper for Sino-German Industrie 4.0 / Intelligent Manufacturing


The third meeting of the Sino-German Industrie 4.0 / Intelligent Manufacturing Standardisation Working Group was held in Berlin, Germany, from 28 to 30 November 2016. The conference was organized by the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy. At the meeting, Sino-German partners decided to propose the white paper on the current status of security standards for Industrie 4.0 / Intelligent Manufacturing.

The white paper will consider the international / domestic (including Chinese and German) security standards in the context of Industrie 4.0 / Intelligent Manufacturing, especially the hierarchical structure of security standards ISO/ IEC 27000 series and IEC 62443 series, and describe requirements and challenges of complying with these security standards (costs, migration, oversee production, etc.). Security standards regarding the following aspects, are involved:

  • Communication security
  • Security during product development
  • Supplier relationship security
  • Security incident management
  • Asset management
  • Interoperability


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