AMICI: An Assessment Platform for Multi-domain Security Experimentation on Critical Infrastructures

  • Béla Genge
  • Christos Siaterlis
  • Marc Hohenadel
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7722)


This paper presents AMICI, a new Assessment/analysis platform for Multiple Interdependent Critical Infrastructures (CIs). Its architecture builds on our previous work and uses Emulab to recreate ICT software and hardware components and Simulink to run the physical process models. Our previous framework is extended with software components to provide a set of capabilities that would enable the analysis of complex interdependencies between multiple CIs: flexible integration of multiple physical process models; opened architecture to enable interaction with ad-hoc software; support experimentation with real software/malware; automated experiment management capabilities. The applicability of the approach is proven through a case study involving three CIs: ICT, power grid and railway.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Béla Genge
    • 1
  • Christos Siaterlis
    • 1
  • Marc Hohenadel
    • 1
  1. 1.Joint Research Centre, European CommissionInstitute for the Protection and Security of the CitizenIspraItaly

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