ASTM WK69969

    New Guide for Implementing Cybersecurity in a Cannabis Operation

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    Developed by Subcommittee: D37.05 | Committee D37 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK69969

    1. Scope

    This guide addresses the company or government organizational need to mitigate the likelihood of cyberattacks and reduce the extent of potential cyberattacks, which can leave sensitive personal data, corporate information, and critical infrastructure vulnerable to attackers Cybersecurity and the safety of cyber-enabled systems are among the most prevailing issues concerning the cannabis industry as well as the global economy. Cyberattacks could affect the flow of trade or goods, but operator errors in complex, automated systems may also cause disruptions that may be mitigated with proper policies and personnel training.


    Keywords

    Cybersecurity; cannabis

    Rationale

    Cybersecurity and the safety of cyber-enabled systems are among the most prevailing issues concerning the cannabis industry as well as the global economy

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    09-19-2019

    Technical Contact:
    Patricia Haley

    Item:
    006

    Ballot:
    D37 (20-07)

    Status:
    Negative Votes Need Resolution