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NSF Article Explores Cybersecurity and the Food Sector


NSF International recently published an article that delves into food and agriculture firms’ approaches to cybersecurity.

John Hoffman of the Food Protection and Defense Institute offers insights into the factors that impact cyber systems in this sector, including regulatory and food safety requirements, and the scale of consolidation within food processing in the U.S. Cyberattacks in the food industry have progressed over the years from intrusions that disrupt operations, to those that steal intellectual property like recipes, vendor and customer lists, and employee information.

Read the full article on NSF’s website: Raising the Alarm: The Importance of Cybersecurity in the Food Sector.

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