Friday, December 11, 2015
Maritime News

Maritime Security: Voyage Data Recorders Found Vulnerable to Hacking

Researchers with the security firm IOActive have found that ships’ Voyage Data Recorders (VDRs) are vulnerable to hacking and attacks. VDRs, required for ships over 3,000 gross tons under international...

December 11, 2015
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Monday, July 26, 2010
Incidents

Survivability Of The VDR – Voyage Data Recorders.

A plane crashes scattering debris across the ocean floor and boats, equipped with sonar tracking and ROV’s, begin their search for a black box containing answers. But what happens when...

July 26, 2010
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Friday, September 19, 2008
Oil Spill

Cosco Busan – Radar Images And NTSB Transcript

Back in November we worked with a number of organizations to bring you the path of the Cosco Busan on the day of its allision with San Francisco’s Bay Bridge...

September 19, 2008
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Friday, November 16, 2007
Oil Spill

Cosco Busan – Questions,Questions,Questions

By Bob Couttie  Once the US National Transportation Safety Board has produced the transcripts of the voyage data recorder from the Cosco Busan (Formerly the Hanjin Cairo, the Hanjin name...

November 16, 2007
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