DIALOGUE

A LOOK INTO THE NEWS AND VIEWS OF TRANSPORT CYBER MEMBERS

Dialogue Categories
Maritime

Cyber Pirates

Swashbuckling pirates and sabotage on the high seas have gone digital. Ransomware has replaced the cutlass. In fact, the entirety of modern conflict has evolved into Fifth Generation Warfare with information and perception as its framework. Often referred to as the “Gray Zone” or “hybrid warfare,” the term encompasses cyberattacks, nonviolent economic pressure and disinformation campaigns. These new ways of getting something without real physical violence have changed in recent years. This doesn’t mean that

Read More »
Maritime

Trouble underway: Seven perspectives on maritime cybersecurity

Recent high-profile cyber-attacks have shown that U.S. port and maritime terminals are not immune from this emerging threat. Marine asset/facility owners and operators must now manage cyber risk as well as other major threats, such as physical security, natural disasters and industrial accidents, to maintain safer, more efficient operations. The implementation of technical advisory services and industry research efforts to assist the marine industry by designing cybersecurity programs tailored for port/maritime terminal operations is taking

Read More »
Maritime

Maritime Cybersecurity Survey: Your voice matters!

Are you a cybersecurity expert working in transport?   Don’t miss the chance to have your voice heard by sharing your thoughts on maritime cyber threat modelling in the Maritime Cybersecurity Survey: Part 1 of 2 (see link below)!   Maritime Cybersecurity Survey (All data collected in this survey will be anonymous)   For further information, or if you have any queries, please get in touch with the lead researcher, Jeptoo Kipkech.

Read More »
Maritime

Malaysian transhipment ports worst hit by blank sailings

Data from project44 shows significant numbers of skipped port calls at major transhipment hubs this leaving hundreds of thousands of containers stranded at the dockside To read more ….Malaysian transhipment ports worst hit by blank sailings (seatrade-maritime.com)

Read More »
Maritime

Maritime Transport receives prestigious Silver Award for Armed Forces support

Maritime Transport Ltd. has received the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) Silver Award from the Ministry of Defence for a further five years, in recognition of its outstanding support to the Armed Forces community. Maritime first received the ERS Silver Award in 2016, the same year it signed the Armed Forces Covenant (AFC) and pledged to promote itself as a forces-friendly organisation, recognising the value that military personnel bring to transport and logistics. As an

Read More »
Maritime

DB Cargo UK plans to lease Mossend EuroTerminal to Maritime Intermodal

It was announced today that DB Cargo UK plans to lease its Mossend EuroTerminal rail freight facility to Maritime Intermodal (with effect from September/October 1st). The announcement comes just two years after Maritime Intermodal took over the lease of DB’s intermodal rail freight facilities in Wakefield, West Yorkshire and Trafford Park in Manchester. To read more …. DB Cargo UK plans to lease Mossend EuroTerminal to Maritime Intermodal (maritimetransport.com)

Read More »