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  • 7 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    The sophisticated and coordinated attacks on four tankers off Fujairah were most likely carried out by a state actor.

  • 28 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    India’s Ministry of Shipping is working on contingency plans so as to curb the potential impact of expected cargo congestion at APM Terminals’ facility at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) caused by the recent cyber attack Petya. Namely, operations at Maersk’s terminal operator at JNPT have also been among those disrupted by the cyber attack that hit […]

  • 28 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Port of San Diego experienced a cyber attack; ransomware involved in the attack.

  • 24 August 2018

    The Saudi-led coalition says it thwarted attacks on merchant vessels with explosives-laden speedboats.

  • 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 […]

  • 21 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Cyber attacks on container ships and port infrastructure will get more sophisticated as time goes on and companies should be doing more to protect their supply chain security. Maritime and IT security companies have raised their concerns after hackers attacked the container terminal software in Antwerp in an effort to pinpoint the location of containers […]

  • 5 March 2020

    A tanker was attacked while en route to the Port of Aden.

  • 25 December 2019
    Business & Finance

    Turkish Suezmax tanker Istanbul foils pirate attack off Brass.

  • 7 December 2018

    A tug master was injured when four armed men attempted to hijack his tugboat off Malaysia.

  • 11 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    A ship officer died and several crew members were injured after a Turkish general cargo ship was shelled and attacked from the air near the Libyan port city of Tobruk on Sunday, Turkey’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs reports. The Ministry has strongly condemned the attack on the vessel identified as the Cook Islands-flagged Tuna-1, which was […]

  • 12 December 2018

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

  • 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 […]

  • 5 June 2018

    An offshore support vessel on a humanitarian mission was attacked by pirates in the Red Sea, offshore Yemen, on Tuesday evening. 

  • 29 August 2019
    Business & Finance

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

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 18 July 2011
    Business & Finance

    Pirate attacks on the world’s seas totalled 266 in the first six months of 2011, up from 196 incidents in the same period last year, the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) International Maritime Bureau’s (IMB) Piracy Reporting Centre (PRC) revealed today. More than 60% of the attacks were by Somali pirates, a majority of which […]

  • 3 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    The ocean freight and freight forwarding industries are ‘ill-prepared’ for cyber attacks, online freight forwarding company iContainers has warned. In the wake of last week’s ransomware virus attack on Maersk, iContainers reported being left temporarily limited in terms of taking bookings and managing operations related to merchandise on the Danish shipping giant’s vessels. Two days […]

  • 14 May 2015

    Libya issued no warning prior to the attack, according to the second officer of a Turkish freighter that was shelled and then attacked twice by fighter planes off Libya’s city of Derna on May 10, Turkey’s Hurryiet Daily News reports.  The third officer on the Cook Islands-flagged bulk carrier Tuna-1 died in the attack, and several crewmen were injured, […]

  • 30 May 2019
    Business & Finance

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

  • 16 June 2017

    One crew member sustained injuries when an Emirati ship carrying medical supplies was attacked by a missile fired by Iran-backed Houthi militias, Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported, citing a statement issued by the Command of Coalition for Supporting Legitimacy in Yemen.  As informed, the incident occurred after the vessel departed Yemeni Port of Mokha in […]

  • 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 […]