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Strengthening Maritime Cybersecurity with CloudJacket

In an era where maritime operations are becoming increasingly digitized and interconnected, the importance of cybersecurity for the maritime industry cannot be overstated. The movement of goods and people that sustains the global economy, including essential supplies like food, medicine, and energy, relies on the secure functioning of maritime systems. However, as the industry undergoes rapid digital transformation, it faces a delicate balancing act between security and usability.

CloudJacket offers a solution tailored to the maritime industry’s unique challenges. The complex maritime ecosystem, with its intricate web of interdependencies, demands a cybersecurity approach that accounts for both functionality and safety. Our proprietary platform is designed to safeguard this industry’s operations.

Navigating Maritime Cyber Risks for Secure Shipping Operations

Maritime cyber risk pertains to evaluating the vulnerability of technology assets to potential events that could lead to operational, safety, or security failures in the shipping industry due to compromised information or systems. Cyber risk management involves identifying, analyzing, and addressing cyber-related risks by accepting, avoiding, transferring, or mitigating them to ensure safe and secure shipping operations. The ultimate objective is to enhance operational resilience in the face of cyber risks and maintain the integrity of shipping operations.

Key Industry Vulnerabilities

Cybersecurity encompasses more than just preventing unauthorized entry by hackers. It involves safeguarding digital resources and data, maintaining operational continuity, and bolstering the maritime sector’s ability to withstand both external and internal risks. Protecting ship systems from physical assaults and upholding the integrity of auxiliary systems is essential.

Given the intricacies tied to vessels and tankers, they are susceptible to substantial and disruptive attacks. Cyber events can endure for varying durations, extending from hours to days or even weeks. In instances where one ship is affected, there’s a likelihood of malware transmission to sister vessels through the corporate network.

        • Complex Ecosystem: The maritime sector operates within a complex web of interconnected entities, each with varying degrees of cybersecurity readiness.
        • Legacy Technologies: The use of older, poorly secured technologies exposes critical systems to potential breaches.
        • Human Element: Personnel without proper cybersecurity awareness training can inadvertently become the weak link in the security chain.
        • Interconnected Networks: The intricate connections between various systems, including port authorities, logistics companies, and vendors, create potential entry points for cyberattacks.

Cybersecurity for the Maritime Industry

As the Maritime sector becomes increasingly connected and reliant on digital systems, vigilance against cyber threats is crucial to ensuring the safety, efficiency, and integrity of global maritime networks.

SECNAP‘s CloudJacket is Managed Detection and Response (MDR) service that addresses the security needs of maritime organizations without burdening their IT staff with alerts, making it affordable and effective. The CloudJacket platform unifies XDR, EDR, SIEM, MDR, and NDR functionalities together with a threat intelligence platform for a comprehensive solution to information security threats. This cutting-edge technology collects vital data from a myriad of sources, which is then analyzed through our proprietary eXtended intelligence engine and assessed by our SOC – a dedicated team of highly-experienced cybersecurity experts based in the USA. CloudJacket provides state-of-the-art protection against malware, ransomware, data breaches, unauthorized access, and other sophisticated attack vectors. With us, you get an unparalleled blend of protection, detection, and response capabilities, all bundled into one powerful package. Our value lies not just in our defense system, but in the peace of mind we provide, allowing you to focus solely on driving your organization to new heights.

At SECNAP, we have created a full suite of cybersecurity solutions that effectively detect and respond to data theft as well as other cybercriminal activity in information systems. With us, you gain advanced security tools and a team of highly experienced cybersecurity experts 24/7/365 at a fraction of the cost. We are here to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of your data. We welcome the opportunity to demonstrate how we can help you achieve and maintain a resilient information security posture. Click the link below to contact SECNAP and learn more about CloudJacket today. 

SECNAP Combating Maritime Cyberattacks

SECNAP Network Security’s Chairman, Brian Foremny, is a featured contributor in the latest article “Combating Maritime Cyberattacks”, in The Maritime Executive. The Maritime Executive articles and editorials set the standard in the industry and are required reading for business executives and government leaders around the world. Dive deep into insights and expert opinions on enhancing maritime cybersecurity. Click the link to read the article:

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Our 24/7, U.S.-based Security Operations Center will manage and monitor your network for security breaches, and respond immediately to stop threats dead in their tracks.

Our security analysts are a dedicated team, diligently serving as overwatch to review every alert so that you don’t have to. Let our team keep your data safe, secure, and out of the hands of bad actors. Let your team run the systems that operate your business. Free them from the headaches of trying to manage security as a part-time job, or afterthought. Watch them shine in their role, assured that the systems they depend on are uncompromised.