Monthly Archives: May 2016

Outdated systems placing maritime vessels at risk of cyber-attack, study suggests

Maritime vessels are under significant threat of cyber-attack because many are carrying outdated software and were not designed with cyber security in mind, according to new research. But operators could easily mitigate against such dangers by updating security systems, improving ship design and providing better training for crews, the study led by Plymouth University’s Maritime…
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AMMITEC issues Cyber Security Awareness Guidelines

As Shore and Satellite Communications continuously evolve over time, Internet access is a feature available to most vessels of our fleets and all office staff. Nowadays, more and more core ships’ & office systems are networked together and connected to the public Internet. Bridge Navigation Communications Propulsion and machinery management Power control Ships Security Cargo…
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