Across industries, companies have been intesifying their focus on cybersecurity. This is a direct consequence of the expanding role that digitization is playing in their business and operating models and the demonstrated potential for significant damage resulting from a successful cyberattack. Concern about cybersecurity is particularly high at oil and gas companies, which face a far wider spectrum of threats—threats that are potentially more severe—than do companies in most other industries. This report by Boston Consulting Group looks at trends and best practices for countering cyberattacks in this critical industry.

Value for Dubai

Oil and Gas is a critical industry for Dubai and the broader region. Dubai smart city leaders can learn from best practices for securing this industry and incorporate learnings into security planning across all sectors.