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      An Open Framework for Deploying Experimental SCADA Testbed Networks

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      5th International Symposium for ICS & SCADA Cyber Security Research 2018 (ICS-CSR 2018)

      ICS & SCADA Cyber Security Research

      29 - 30 August 2018

      Dataset, ICS, IEC 60870-5-104, OPC Unified Architecture, Open-Source, SCADA, TestBed

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          A scalable framework for automatically deploying locally (or remotely) a number of virtual machines that replicate a Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA) network is proposed. This includes multiple virtual hosts emulating sensors and actuators, with a Human Machine Interface (HMI) controlling the hosts. The presented framework contains a collection of automation scripts which build and deploy a variable number of virtual machines, pre-configured to act as either a Remote Terminal Unit (RTU), HMI or Data Historian. The presented work includes a standards compliant implementation of IEC 60870-5-104 (IEC104) and OPC Unified Architecture (OPC-UA), with the capability to support other protocols such as Modbus-TCP (Modbus) and IEC61850. This allows researchers to build testbeds that can be configured to replicate realworld deployments of SCADA networks. The framework builds upon open source libraries and is released under the Free Software Foundation approved licence, GNU General Public License version 3.

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                August 2018
                August 2018
                : 92-101
                [1 ]Centre for Secure Information Technologies, Queen’s University Belfast, Queen’s Road, Belfast, BT3 9DT, UK
                © Maynard et al. Published by BCS Learning and Development Ltd. Proceedings of ICS & SCADA 2018

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                5th International Symposium for ICS & SCADA Cyber Security Research 2018
                ICS-CSR 2018
                University of Hamburg, Germany
                29 - 30 August 2018
                Electronic Workshops in Computing (eWiC)
                ICS & SCADA Cyber Security Research
                Product Information: 1477-9358BCS Learning & Development
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                Electronic Workshops in Computing


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