Riviera Maritime | Cyber security to be developed for critical maritime infrastructure

February 1, 2021


Riviera Media’s Martyn Wingrove discusses developments in the shipping sector to protect critical maritime infrastructure, including the newly announced specialist cybersecurity offering from Ince in collaboration with Mission Secure.

Wingrove underscores the sector's lack of protection and preparation compared to other industrial sectors, stating. "These separate developments come as the shipping industry is warned it is lagging behind other industrial sectors in deploying cyber security..."

“Cyber security is one of the industry’s greatest challenges. The threat level and sophistication of hackers increases every day with the result that many shipping companies do not fully appreciate the seriousness of the issue they face. The combination of the new IMO requirement together with the devastating impact a cyber attack can have on their operations creates yet another burden for those engaged in vessel operation.”

Julian Clark, Global Senior Partner at Ince

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About Ince:
With a heritage reaching back over 150 years, Ince is a dynamic international legal and professional services firm, with offices in nine countries across Europe, Asia and the Middle East. With over 500 people, including over 100 partners worldwide, Ince provides legal advice and strategic guidance to clients ranging from the world’s oldest and biggest businesses operating across numerous industries to ultra-high net worth individuals.

About Mission Secure
Mission Secure®, an OT cyber security leader, is setting a new standard in OT cyber protection stopping OT cyber threats head-on. The Mission Secure Platform backed by 24/7 Managed Services is the first to seamlessly integrate OT visibility, segmentation, protection, threat hunting, and incident response, delivering military strength, industrial grade OT protection. With Mission Secure, customers keep critical operations up and running and safe from harm.

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