CMA CGM Confirms Ransomware Attack

The French carrier was asked by hackers using the Ragnar Locker ransomware to contact them within two days ‘via live chat and pay for the special decryption key’. No ransom price has been named yet. …Read More

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Hackers Target the World’s Biggest Cruise Operator with Ransomware

Hackers have targeted the world’s largest cruise lining company with ransomware, encrypting data from the firm that organises cruises under nine major brands including P&O and Princess Cruises. Carnival Corporation & PLC has confirmed that …Read More

Profile PhotoAybars Oruc18 August 2020

Ferry Builder Austal Hit by Cyberattack

Australian ferry and defense shipbuilder Austal reported on 01 November 2018 that it has been hit by a cyberattack. An unknown offender managed to steal internal data, including some staff contact information and unspecified data …Read More

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COSCO Shipping Lines Back to Normal after Cyber Attack

Cyber attack on 25 July 2018, COSCO Shipping Lines informed that its network applications in the Americas have been totally recovered. “All communication channels including telephone, email, and electronic data exchange have been restored. There …Read More

Profile PhotoAybars Oruc5 August 2018

Cosco Reports Cyberattack at its U.S. Operations

On 25 July 2018, Chinese shipping conglomerate Cosco reported that its American shoreside operations have been hit by a ransomware cyber attack. The incident occurred Tuesday, and it affected the firm’s email and phone systems …Read More

Profile PhotoAybars Oruc28 July 2018

Is Turkey Blocking Greek Research Ships with GPS Jammer?

On 17 May 2018, an off-shore supply ship anchored in Limassol port, South Cyprus lost GPS signal for a long time. Later, the same ship lost GPS signal once more in Limassol port between 18-22 …Read More

Profile PhotoAybars Oruc24 June 2018

Nigerian Hacking Group is Attacking the Maritime Industry

A criminal splinter faction from a pirate symbology-obsessed Nigerian ‘confraternity’ has been running business email compromise scams for hundreds of thousands of dollars targeting the global maritime industry, according to security researchers who have been …Read More

Profile PhotoAybars Oruc18 May 2018

Data Theft Affects Hundreds of Svitzer Australia’s Employees

Towage provider Svitzer Australia was a victim of data theft in which the details of some 600 employees were leaked, Maritime Union of Australia cited the company. From the total, 400 of the affected employees’ leaked data included …Read More

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