Monday, September 20, 2021
cma cgm ship
Shipping

CMA CGM Data Hack Leaves Confused Customers in the Dark

By Nick Savvides (The Loadstar) – Confusion reigned among the customers of French carrier CMA CGM, as hackers wrote to media organisations claiming to have accessed customer data – but many of...

September 20, 2021
Total Views: 2095

Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Port of Durban south africa
Maritime Security Incidents

Crippled South African Port Network Declares Force Majeure

South Africa’s state-owned ports and freight-rail company, Transnet, has declared force majeure after disruptions caused by a cyberattack last week. The measure was imposed because of the effects of the...

July 27, 2021
Total Views: 2132

Friday, July 23, 2021
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Ports

Transnet Identifies Source of IT ‘Disruption’ at South African Container Ports

By Felix Njini (Bloomberg) — Transnet SOC Ltd., South Africa’s state-owned ports and freight-rail company, said it had identified the source of the problem that forced the company to halt operations...

July 23, 2021
Total Views: 1730

Thursday, July 22, 2021
Port of Durban south africa
Ports

South Africa Port Operations Disrupted as Transnet Hit by Cyber Attack

By Zandi Shabalala and Tanisha Heiberg JOHANNESBURG, July 22 (Reuters) – A cyber attack has disrupted container operations at the South African port of Cape Town, an email seen by...

July 22, 2021
Total Views: 867

Tuesday, June 15, 2021
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Shipping

HMM Confirms Cyber Attack on Email System

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Yet another ocean carrier has fallen foul to a cyber-attack: this time it is South Korea’s HMM, which today confirmed a virus attack on its email...

June 15, 2021
Total Views: 3791

Saturday, May 8, 2021
nyc-harbor-tanker
Maritime Security

New York Needs Tankers ASAP After Pipeline Cyber Attack

Traders are seeking product tankers and barges to deliver gasoline that would have otherwise been shipped on the Colonial pipeline that was crippled by a ransomware attack on Friday. By...

May 8, 2021
Total Views: 5691

Monday, December 14, 2020
Cruise Ships

Cruise Company Hurtigruten Hit By ‘Serious’ Cyber Attack

By Victoria Klesty OSLO, Dec 14 (Reuters) – Norwegian cruise company Hurtigruten said it had suffered a serious ransomware cyber attack on Monday and several of its systems are paralysed....

December 14, 2020
Total Views: 2732

Thursday, October 1, 2020
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Defense

IMO Cyber-attack Has Serious Implications

For the past day and a half, visitors to the official International Maritime Organization website, www.IMO.org, have been greeted with the message “This website is under maintenance.” But the maintenance...

October 1, 2020
Total Views: 627

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Maritime News

Global Shipping Hit by Back-to-Back Cyber Attacks Heading Into Peak Season

By Brendan Murray (Bloomberg) — The global shipping industry sustained a second cyber attack within a week that’s raising concern about disruptions to supply chains already straining to move goods...

October 1, 2020
Total Views: 97

IMO Headquarters london
Maritime News

International Maritime Organization Hit By Cyber Attack

LONDON, Oct 1 (Reuters) – U.N. shipping agency the International Maritime Organization (IMO) said on Thursday its website and intranet had been disabled by a sophisticated cyber-attack and its IT...

October 1, 2020
Total Views: 125

Monday, September 28, 2020
cma cgm ship
Interesting

Shipping Giant CMA CGM Hit by Ransomware Cyber Attack

French shipping giant CMA CGM says it has been hit with a ransomware cyber attack. “The CMA CGM Group (excluding CEVA Logistics) is currently dealing with a cyber-attack impacting peripheral...

September 28, 2020
Total Views: 345

Tuesday, January 7, 2020
blockchain technology in shipping
Maritime News

Maritime Industry Take Note: Iran Threat Puts Spotlight on Cyber Security

With the United States’ killing of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani, the threat of cyber attacks against U.S. businesses and government agencies has reached a fever pitch. The global maritime industry...

January 7, 2020
Total Views: 59

Wednesday, October 30, 2019
blockchain technology in shipping
Maritime News

Cyber Attack on Asian Ports Could Cost $110 Billion, Lloyd’s Warns

By Simon Jessop LONDON, Oct 30 (Reuters) – A cyber attack on Asian ports could cost as much as $110 billion, or half the total global loss from natural catastrophes...

October 30, 2019
Total Views: 12

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
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Maritime News

UK Shipping Firm Clarkson Falls Victim to Cyber Attack

Nov 29 (Reuters) – British shipping services provider Clarkson Plc on Wednesday said it was the victim of a cyber security hack and warned that the person or persons behind...

November 29, 2017
Total Views: 12