STILL.. SO CHINA IS IN ITS 5,000 YEARS OF EMPIRE WHICH WAS INVESTED IN 3 OCCASIONS, DO YOU KNOW HOW THEY GOT IT?
They entered through the main door … Do you imagine how?
The Mongol army entered thanks to the help of the personnel that guarded and maintained the doors of the main entrance. Without violence or weapons, simply convincing them that it was the best for China. The Chinese forgot to take care of, train and motivate the personnel who performed these functions, surely because they believed or because they forgot that despite not being military personnel their task was vital for the security of the Chinese Empire.
What is the use of having the most advanced technology, the most absolute power and the best prepared army if we do not pay attention to people who, without being security professionals, are in key positions of strategic services? Everything we have invested in guaranteeing safety will not help if we do not include these professionals in a selection, information and training plan that ensures that their actions due to ignorance of the impact of their work can cause a crisis or emergency situation. in our company.
An example of this is the management through the SCADA program (see ICT security guide CNN-STIC-480B Process control security and SCADA edited by the CCN, National Cryptological Center) capable of altering the proper functioning of our installation of air conditioning, security or the water supply network without our knowledge and remotely.
Have we stopped to think for a moment if all company personnel know the consequences of their mistakes and what they can cause? Do we know how they react by surprise to emergencies or everyday situations? We usually ask questions like these when we analyze the reasons that have caused an emergency situation, that is, when it is too late.
Only if the Facility Manager follows the following guidelines will it be able to prevent crises or emergency situations in Critical Infrastructures.
To avoid or respond adequately to a crisis or emergency situation we should: