Insurance gaps leave shipping exposed to growing cyber threats

By Jonathan Saul and Carolyn Cohn Shipping companies grappling with the threat of cyber attacks on vessels are finding insurance policies often fall short, officials involved in both industries say, a risk that could feed through into global prices. Digitalization means electricity networks, emergency services, industry and agriculture are all vulnerable to hacking by criminal […]

US Ports Targeted with Zero-Day SQL Injection Flaw

Ports in the US have reported attacks using an SQL injection flaw made public by a hacker known as bRpsd, who released a fully working exploit online without notifying the vendor in advance. By Catalin Cimpanu Following these events, ICS-CERT, the US-CERT division in charge of security alerts for industrial control systems (ICS), has issued […]