Valmet DNA Cybersecurity Services

Valmet DNA Cybersecurity Services for secure production environment

New malware and advanced cyber threats are increasing all the time. Production environments and critical infrastructures are tempting targets for cyber-attacks. By their nature, process automation systems are critical for production plants’ reliable operation. Consequently, companies need to have a proper security policy to secure their business continuity and it must cover industrial automation systems.

Valmet DNA Cybersecurity Services are designed to help customers to create and continuously maintain a more secure production environment. Security optimization is risk management and ongoing task. Reasonable investment in security ensures the availability of the production lines.

We continuously follow up on new information on security risks. Valmet releases security bulletins and warnings and provides information about Windows patches that are validated with Valmet DNA, and offers security training for customer organizations. 

Valmet helps to secure business continuity by ensuring automation system security up-to-date condition at all times. All the updates – such as antivirus fingerprints and critical security patches - are tested in Valmet DNA system test environment before installing them to the customer system. The result is:

  • Secured system against cyber attacks
  • Protected configuration data
  • Compliance with security policies and standards
  • Fast recovery in a worst-case scenario
  • Help for customers to manage risk in relation to availability and costs

Valmet has a long history in the digitalization of process industries and power plants tracing back to the 1960s. 


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Cybersecurity Essentials

Valmet offers a new service solution called Valmet DNA Cybersecurity Essentials. It keeps your system security level up to date almost automatically using Valmet DNA best practices and guidelines. Cybersecurity essentials include Asset Inventory, Endpoint Protection, and System Recovery. Read more from Cybersecurity Essentials datasheet

  • Antivirus
    • Antivirus tools and fingerprint updates
  • Patch Management
    • Windows security patch distribution and installation
    • Whitelisting
  • Asset Inventory
    • Continuous installed base information about hardware and software components in customer Valmet DNA system
    • Life cycle plan of customer system including obsolesce information and related upgrade possibilities
  • System Recovery
    • Recovery Plan
    • Automatic backup and recovery tools
    • Recovery Service

System Monitoring

  • Network and Node Monitoring
    • Confirms the Cybersecurity Essential services, customer’s business continuity, and automation system availability
    • DNA environment network endpoint node and service events are continuously monitored
    • Problem states are proactively detected and notified
  • Intrusion Detection Monitoring
    • Ensures customer’s business continuity and automation system integrity and availability
    • Valmet DNA automation system cyber threats, risks, availability and integrity are managed by network traffic monitoring and anomaly detection using Valmet DNA tested fingerprints and updates
    • Valmet IDS (Intrusion Detection System) is continuously monitoring and notifying traffic anomalies and vulnerabilities identified from DNA network traffic and from the DNA perimeter connections to OT/ICT (Operational Technology and Information and Communication Technology)
  • Centralized Log Monitoring

Cybersecurity Consultancy

  • Cybersecurity Assessment
  • Recovery Plan
  • Crisis Excercise
  • SIEM/SOC Connection