Monthly Archives: June 2016

Shipping still asleep to Cyber threats says BIMCO

BIMCO says the shipping industry still hasn’t woken up to cyber-security. “For example during the design stage, there are no security processes for shipboard IT,” the deputy sec-gen Lars Robert Pedersen told press in Hamburg, Germany ahead of this year’s trade exposition SMM. “More often the problems arise at shore-side sites than at sea,” Pedersen…
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Alert : Fake employment offer emails

Alert notice: Fake employment offers via email purporting to be from K-line There has been an increase in phishing emails aimed at seafarers. The purpose of these emails to is both gain information & the trust of the seafarer and scam them into thinking they have been offered a lucrative position with K-line. At some point during the process…
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