Shipboard Cybersecurity

Wilhemsen Ship Management takes steps to improve cyber security on it’s managed fleet:

the golden rule was, is and will be, dont connect anything important to the internet or allow wireless in your business
The gap in security is your operators, where they get emails and have internet on a system that is also your business system

Safety At Sea is producing a white paper analysing evolving trends that have been observed over the last 4 years that will also include opinions from cyber security experts and other stakeholders in the maritime industry.

They invite your participation in a survey:


Any takers?

Suppliers are not providing equipment with the level of Cyber Security needed to protect critical systems for ships, offshore platforms, ports or terminals:

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/suppliers-are-not-providing-equipment-with-the-level-of-cyber-security-needed-to-protect-critical-systems/

And as long as beancounters make the purchase decisions, they never will.

Earl

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