Jason Dely

Jason Dely is responsible for leading the critical infrastructure and industrial control systems (ICS) security practice for Cylance. Prior to joining Cylance, Jason held many roles at Rockwell Automation where he assisted clients with their research, design, integration, testing and response activities across a variety of applications, security, and infrastructure initiatives. During this time, Jason gained in-depth ICS product, protocol and operational experiences that are invaluable when it comes to evaluating and building defenses within critical infrastructure organizations. He is also one of the course authors of ICS612: ICS Cybersecurity In-Depth.

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His security passion over the past 18 years of experience with ICS is founded upon balancing business requirements against people, process and technologies unique to each organization to ensure their operations are safe, reliable and secure.

Jason frequently speaks at industry events to share his knowledge of the technical operations and integration challenges one faces when securing ICS systems. Likewise, Jason is knowledgeable in the practical application of security standards, guidelines and publications; for example, ISA99, ISA/IEC 62443, NIST Cybersecurity Framework, NIST SP 800 Series, NERC CIP, CPwE, CIS CSC 20.

With a comprehensive understanding of the industry's technical and operational security challenges, Jason has effectively spearheaded multiple engagements surrounding security assessment, implementation, research and response activities spanning Information Technology (IT) and Operational Technology (OT). In addition, Jason has provided turn-key security improvement solutions for many industries which include the assessment, design and integration of an entire SCADA platform and infrastructure (networks, firewalls, VPN, DMZ applications, jump hosts, virtual server environments, virtual desktop environments).



ICS Hot Take videos on SANS ICS YouTube

Ghost in the Network vs. Ghost in the Machine

SANS 2019 State of OT ICS Cybersecurity Survey