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Cyber-Attack on Port Operator Transnet Cripples Operations at South African Ports

On July 22, South Africa’s largest port operator Transnet Port Terminals (TPT) suffered a cyber-attack that severely affected already-weakened supply chains relying on South African ports to import, transship, or export goods following a recent outbreak of violence and civil unrest earlier in the month. As IT systems used to...

Ransomware Attack on French Carrier CMA CGM Disrupts Shipping Operations

On September 28, French container transportation and shipping company CMA CGM announced that it fell victim to a cyber-attack on its peripheral servers. The company has over 480 vessels, operating 200 shipping routes between 420 ports in 150 different countries. The attack led to limited IT availability across the...

Navigating the Post-COVID Environment: Trends and Risks Facing Global Tech Supply Chains

While not as heavily impacted by the crisis compared to other critical industries, global tech manufacturers nonetheless face a variety of risks and trends as companies attempt to adapt and transition into a new post-COVID-19 environment. Learn more…

COVID-19 Pandemic Creates Opportunity for Innovative Cyber Threat Campaigns

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, commercial IT vulnerabilities that were created, exposed, or accentuated by new global health circumstances have also crystallized rather than subsided. Attacks on maritime and offshore energy enterprises have increased four-fold, compounding damage to businesses that were already confronting market shocks. Learn more...