(News) WORLD – How can E.U. ports tackle new cyber threats?

https://www.maritime-executive.com/article/how-can-e-u-portstackle-new-cyber-threats ENISA, the European Union Agency for Cybersecurity, has published Good practices for Cybersecurity in the Maritime Sector - Port Security, a report providing guidance for ports to strengthen their cybersecurity. The agency says ports...

(News) WORLD – Naval Dome introduces its cyber protection S-Model

https://seanews.co.uk/security/cyber-security/naval-dome-s-modelcyber-protection-introduced/ To facilitate shipowner demand for an immediate cyber security solution for critical systems, Naval Dome has introduced a new software-based cyber protection that can be easily installed on all ship, port, or offshore OT...

(News) WORLD – Safety at Sea and BIMCO cyber security whitepaper identifies maritime weak...

https://safetyatsea.net/news/2019/safety-at-sea-and-bimco-cybersecurity-whitepaper-identifies-maritime-weak-spots/ As part of its remit to shine a spotlight on safety issues for the maritime sector, Safety at Sea has had cyber security on its radar for a number of years and has conducted...

(News) WORLD – AgilLOC antenna element combats GNSS jamming at sea

https://www.gpsworld.com/agilloc-antenna-element-combats-gnssjamming-at-sea/ With the proliferation of jamming devices readily available, maritime vessels need to be situationally aware of GNSS interference and disruption. The threat of GNSS jamming is made even more critical in situations that require...

(News) WORLD – BIMCO and ICS publish new cyber security guide for crew on...

https://www.marineinsight.com/shipping-news/bimco-and-ics-publish-new-cyber-security-guide-for-crew-on-board/ The digitalisation of maritime operations and the reliance on technology and network connectivity for daily onboard and on shore operations means that shipping is vulnerable to the threat of cyber incidents. To help crew prepare,...

(News) WORLD – Shipping has a long way to fully-achieve cyber security

https://safety4sea.com/shipping-has-a-long-way-to-fully-achievecyber-security/ IEC Telecom, satellite communications expert, alerts on the challenges behind the cyber world and the importance of setting a base on cyber security and protection, so that the vessels will be able to follow...

(Act) PERSIAN GULF- U.S. Warns of GPS ‘Spoofing’ in Persian Gulf

https://gcaptain.com/u-s-warns-of-gps-spoofing-in-persian-gulf/ By Tony Capaccio (Bloomberg) –The U.S. military is warning that Iranian naval forces may increase “aggressive actions” against American and allied commercial ships, citing reports from crews that experienced navigation and communications jamming. “Vessels have...

(News) WORLD- Congress seen as failing to prioritize maritime cyber risks.

https://www.freightwaves.com/news/maritime/congress-seen-as-failing-to-prioritize-cyber-risks The United States Coast Guard (USCG) routinely responds to cybersecurity breaches on ships at the same time lawmakers are failing to devote the attention and resources needed to help lessen the threat, according to...

(News) IRAN- Iranian hackers are suspected in cyber breach and extortion attempt on Navy...

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-11-13/iranian-hackers-suspected-in-austal-cyber-breach/10489310 Iranian hackers are believed to be responsible for a cyber security breach and extortion attempt on Australia's biggest defence exporter. Perth-based shipbuilder Austal earlier this month revealed an "unknown offender" had hacked into its...

(News) WORLD- The Global Maritime Industry Remains Unprepared for Future Cybersecurity Challenges

http://www.futuredirections.org.au/publication/the-global-maritime-industry-remains-unprepared-for-future-cybersecurity-challenges/#.W3w_LIbpp1o.linkedin The volume, impact and sophistication of cyberattacks have grown at an alarming rate. Worldwide, nearly 17 million attacks reportedly occur each week. With around 50,000 ships at sea or in port at any one...