The maritime industry is shown to be vulnerable to a wide array of cyber risks, and multiple examples of actual breaches have been seen. However, cyber defenses do not appear to have been developed adequately addressing the threats being faced.
The maritime industry is of paramount importance to almost all countries globally. Cyber attacks within this sector does therefore not only have ramifications for the companies involved, but also have national security implications as well as the ability to impact the finances of entire nations. Our aim with this whitepaper is to illuminate the current status in the industry, in order for the industry to use this as a starting point for increasing cyber defenses. This whitepaper from Cyberkeel provides an excellent overview.