Cyber Risks

04/10/2017

North’s FD&D department is seeing an increase in the number of disputes arising from misdirected payment emails.

23/08/2017

Barely a month goes by without news of a major cyber attack affecting a large or high profile commercial or government entity.

01/02/2017

North P&I Club is continuing its drive to highlight the range of cyber threats facing shipowners through the launch of its cyber security topic area and its active support of the Be Cyber Aware At Sea campaign.

20/01/2017

A common scam is for a hacker to pose as a payee in an email trail. The hacker will use a very similar email to a known contact and will ask for a payment to be diverted to a different account to that normally used. We look at a recent case.

22/09/2016

North P&I Club has partnered with CSO Alliance – a fast-growing online community of maritime company security officers (CSOs) – to encourage its Members to join and take part in security related information sharing.

25/07/2016

Our new loss prevention briefing focuses on raising awareness of the cyber threats of unauthorised access and malicious attack to systems.

25/07/2016

North P&I Club has partnered with CSO Alliance – a fast-growing online community of maritime company security officers (CSOs) – to encourage its Members to join and take part in security related information sharing.

08/02/2016

BIMCO, together with other shipping organisations (CLIA, ICS, INTERCARGO and INTERTANKO), has published a set of guidelines.

07/01/2016

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) has issued a marine cyber security bulletin 002-16 aimed at explaining the different spoofed email methods being adopted by cyber criminals, gives an example of their experience and provides some useful guidance on how…

07/10/2015

In this article Joe Walsh, Senior Partner - Clyde & Co outlines the latest thinking of the US authorities in relation to cyber risks and shipping.