Yearly Archives: 2017

Test your Cybersecurity with SOFTimpact’s Maritime Phishing Simulator

LIMASSOL, Cyprus - Oct. 20, 2017 -  SOFTimpact the Maritime IT solutions specialist recently launched the worlds first and only dedicated Maritime Phishing Simulator. As part of this launch they are currently offering a FREE trial of the platform to all Maritime companies wanting to analzye their exposure to such attacks. Lee Williamson, Senior Consultant Maritime Cyber Security stated…
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MSC chooses SOFTimpact to deliver Maritime Cybersecurity Training

LIMASSOL, Cyprus - Sept. 5, 2017 - MSC one of the world's largest container shipping companies has chosen SOFTimpact to deliver Cybersecurity training to 160 staff based in Cyprus. SOFTimpact will start delivering training sessions of its highly popular End User Awareness course in mid-September. Each session runs for 4hrs and educates participants on the cyber threats impacting on…
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SOFTimpact and Lemur Maritime sign strategic partnership to deliver Maritime cybersecurity in Greece

LIMASSOL, Cyprus - July 17, 2017 - SOFTimpact LTD a leading Maritime IT solutions specialist has today signed a strategic partnership agreement with Lemur Maritime based in Piraeus, Greece, to deliver cybersecurity solutions to the Greek shipping sector. SOFTimpact and Lemur will work together with their customers to address the "Cyber Threats" being faced on…
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Maersk hit globally by Ransomware

Shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk, which handles one out of seven containers shipped globally, said the Petya cyber attack had caused outages at its computer systems across the world on Tuesday. The attack came as computer servers across Europe and in India were hit by a major ransomware attack. "Global cyber-attack Petya is affecting multiple businesses,"…
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Get TMSA 3 compliance for Cybersecurity with SOFTimpact

OCIMF's TMSA 3 has now been released with changes in element 7 regarding software management a brand new element 13 which has Cybersecurity topics to be addressed for compliance. Element 7 - Change management Element 7 has a section regarding software management. This includes having procedures which could include: Assigned responsibilities for software management including…
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SOFTimpact launches revamped website

SOFTImpact the Maritime IT solutions provider have launched their new look website at http://www.soft-impact.com As part of this revamp and consolidation of brands,  Cybersail will become CYBERimpact. Tips of the month and other Maritime related Cybersecurity news will be available there. To see more details please visit http://www.soft-impact.com/cyberimpact/ Our other brands include CREWimpact for Crewing & Payroll…
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Laptops and iPads banned for carry on USA and UK

The Trump administration on Tuesday imposed restrictions on carry-on electronic devices on planes coming to the United States from 10 airports in Muslim-majority countries in the Middle East and North Africa in response to unspecified terrorism threats. Also yesterday the UK announced they would be following some of the same rules shortly for certain destinations…
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