ICS Hands-On Workshop in Glasgow


Join us for our upcoming hands-on workshop for industrial control systems security.

It’s a free, interactive event where you’ll learn practical skills to protect your ICS environments with Palo Alto Networks® Next-Generation Security Platform. Register now to participate in lab exercises in a fully virtualised ICS environment and learn about the latest ICS security best practices from your peers and Palo Alto Networks experts.


  • 09:00-09:30 Arrival & coffee
  • 09:30-10:00 Presentation (ICS/IIOT solution – PA-220R- industrial Firewall)
  • 10:00-10:30 Overview of the lab  
  • 10:30-10:45 Break
  • 10:45-12:45 Hands on Workshop
  • 12:45-14:00 Lunch

Here are some of the workshop activities:

  1. ICS/SCADA security basics and Palo Alto Networks platform overview
  2. Virtualized ICS infrastructure setup (HMI, PLC, Firewall, Kali)
  3. ICS protocol visibility with App-ID™ technology
  4. ICS protocol access control using policy and segmentation
  5. Integrated threat prevention (IPS/IDS)
  6. Role-based access control with User-ID™ technology


Here’s what past participants have to say about the ICS hands-on workshop:

“The hands-on workshop provided me with a real-world scenario and [showed me] how Palo Alto Networks firewalls can provide the visibility and control to stop attacks on the ICS network.” – Security coordinator lead for energy IT operations at a large gas and electric utility company

“Great hands-on experience! The lab helps cement the theory of protecting ICS environments, turning it into an active defense strategy.” – Sr. security analyst at a major natural gas utility company

“The lab was an excellent proof of concept.” – Security administrator at a multinational oil and gas company