Austin Scott

Principal Professional Services

Austin Scott, (GICSP, CISSP, OSCP) is a Principal in the Dragos Professional Services team and is focused on performing assessments, penetration tests, red teams and incident response within industrial control networks. Prior to Dragos, Austin worked as part of the industrial cybersecurity team at Sempra, Shell and as an industrial cybersecurity consultant at Accenture.

Austin is a published author with two books on PLC Programming:

  • Learning RSLogix 5000 – PACKT Publishing – ISBN 9781784396039 – 2015
  • PLC Programming RSLogix 5000 – PACKT Publishing – ISBN 1849698449 – 2013

Austin is a SANS Cybersecurity Difference Maker (2015) winner for his industrial cybersecurity contributions. In August 2018, Austin and his teammate won the DEFCON ICS Village HACK THE PLAN(3)T competition and were awarded the DEFCON UBER black badge.

My Sessions

Mapping Incidents to ICS ATT&CK

Stage 2

MITRE and a group of experts have been working to create an ICS version of their ATT&CK framework. (see this presentation from S4x19). In this session Austin Scott maps the known ICS incidents to the ICS ATT&CK framework to evaluate its value and see if there are lessons to be learned from this ATT&CK information […]

Attacks and Attackers Standards & Regulations