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  • 13 April 2020
    IT & Software, Operations & Maintenance

    The network outage that hit one of Mediterranean Shipping Company’s servers in Geneva last week is not affecting the company’s cargo operations, the company said on Monday. “All MSC departments, terminals and depots are serving customers as usual and cargo is flowing without interruptions. Customers can continue place bookings and online booking platforms such as […]

  • 18 March 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Australian energy giant Woodside has invested in Sapien Cyber, a Western Australian company specializing in the protection and security of critical infrastructure.

  • 30 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    USCG urged the maritime industry to stay alert after malware intrusion attempts targeting commercial vessels.

  • 28 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Danish transport and logistics major A.P. Moller – Maersk has informed that it managed to contain a cyber attack which shut down IT systems across multiple sites and select business units. The conglomerate, which was hit as part of a global cyber attack named Petya on June 27, 2017, said that it is working on a technical […]

  • 20 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    Responding to the latest cyber security queries, Danish shipping conglomerate Maersk reassured that no data had been lost due to the cyber attack. “While our operations and communications have been significantly affected by this virus attack, no data breach or data loss to third-parties is known to have occurred as of this date,” Maersk said […]

  • 7 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    In the aftermath of a cyber attack, container shipments handled by Danish shipping major Maersk Group are expected to return to normal early next week, Reuters informed citing the company. Following the cyber attack Petya, which hit the company on June 27, Maersk’s IT systems across multiple sites and business units were shut down. The company managed […]

  • 11 April 2019

    A ship can be used as a weapon, Naval Dome CEO told SMTC delegates in Singapore.

  • 29 August 2019
    Business & Finance

    Maritime, oil and gas sectors have been victims of cyber campaigns since June this year.

  • 16 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    The cyber attack that hit Danish-based A.P. Moller – Maersk on June 27 is expected to damage the company’s business performance by up to USD 300-million in the upcoming quarter. “Business volumes were negatively affected for a couple of weeks in July and as a consequence, our Q3 results will be impacted. We expect the […]

  • 12 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Many shipping companies have intensified the fight against cyber crime following a number of cyber attacks in 2017.

  • 10 April 2020

    Swiss-based container shipping major Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has been targeted by what is suspected to be a cyber attack. “At the time of writing this, has been down for 10 hours, and for now I have received information that this is the result of a successful cyberattack. Mail services are still working and […]

  • 29 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    London-based provider of shipping services Clarkson PLC was hit by a cyber attack, which involved unauthorized access to the company’s computer systems, Clarksons confirmed earlier today. “As soon as it was discovered, Clarksons took immediate steps to respond to and manage the incident. Our initial investigations have shown the unauthorized access was gained via a […]

  • 12 December 2018

    Middle Eastern servers of Italian oilfield services contractor Saipem were a target of a cyber attack.

  • 2 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    Australia’s defence shipbuilder Austal hit by cyber security breach and extortion attempt.

  • 13 November 2017
    Business & Finance

      The shipping industry is becoming ever more reliant on technology, making it at the same time more vulnerable to cyber attacks. Protection from cyber threats is key, although there are a lot of uncertainties in this field as well. Obtaining insurance for a company’s assets in case of a cyber attack is one way […]

  • 10 July 2017

    If successful, a cyber-attack could prove catastrophic in the oil and gas sector.

  • 19 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Danish container shipping company Maersk Line and Swiss-based Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) are resuming their calls at APM Terminal in Rotterdam on their jointly operated Transatlantic service as of next week. The return will be inaugurated by Liberia-flagged MSC Charleston on September 28, 2017, two months after the duo switched to Europe Container Terminals (ECT) in Rotterdam, […]

  • 30 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Danish shipping company Maersk Line informed that almost all ports are operational and running close to normal in the aftermath of a cyber attack which hit the company’s businesses on June 27. Since June 29, the shipping line managed to reestablish business in Algeciras, Tangier, Callao Lima, Mumbai, Itajai and Buenos Aires. Maersk Line is still working […]

  • 29 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Danish transport and logistics major Maersk has restored operations at the majority of its terminals only days after the company’s operations were disrupted by the cyber attack Petya. “The majority of our terminals are now operational,” the company said, adding that some of these terminals are operating slower than usual or with limited functionality. “APM Terminals continue […]

  • 10 October 2012

    An Iranian official has said that the country’s offshore oil and gas platforms in the Persian Gulf have been attacked by hackers. He explained that the facilities’ communication systems have been targeted for the past two weeks, but added that the cyber attacks have been repelled successfully. Mohammad Reza Golshani, head of IT for the […]

  • 4 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Nautilus Minerals Inc and Marine Assets Corporation (MAC) have fallen victims to a cyber attack by an unknown third party, who took USD 10 million worth vessel deposit from what was believed to be MAC’s account, Nautilus said. The amount was intended to serve as part of a charterer’s guarantee worth USD 18 million for a newbuild vessel. […]

  • 28 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    After a cyber attack affected Danish transport and logistics major A.P. Moller-Maersk, Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), Maersk Line’s partner in the 2M alliance, informed its 53 terminals are “fully available” to 2M vessels to load and unload cargo with minimal delay.  “If necessary, the 2M partners are prepared to divert ships away from terminals which […]