A Review of Testbeds on SCADA Systems with Malware Analysis


  • Otávio Augusto Maciel Camargo Systems Development Center (CDS), Brasília, DF, Brazil https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5775-5768
  • Julio Cesar Duarte Military Institute of Engineering (IME), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6656-1247
  • Anderson Fernandes Pereira dos Santos Military Institute of Engineering (IME), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6754-4809
  • Cesar Augusto Borges Systems Development Center (CDS), Brasília, DF, Brazil




Malware, Industrial Control Systems, SCADA, Testbed, Industry


Supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems are among the major types of Industrial Control Systems (ICS) and are responsible for monitoring and controlling essential infrastructures such as power generation, water treatment, and transportation. Very common and with high added-value, these systems have malware as one of their main threats, and due to their characteristics, it is practically impossible to test the security of a system without compromising it, requiring simulated test platforms to verify their cyber resilience. This review will discuss the most recent studies on ICS testbeds with a focus on cybersecurity and malware impact analysis.


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How to Cite

Camargo, O. A. M., Duarte, J. C., dos Santos, A. F. P., & Borges, C. A. (2022). A Review of Testbeds on SCADA Systems with Malware Analysis. Revista De Informática Teórica E Aplicada, 29(2), 84–94. https://doi.org/10.22456/2175-2745.112813



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