Tag: Ships

Is China planning cyber 9/11 in the sea? Maritime transport most vulnerable to cyber attacks

According to a report published by 41% of the cyber-attacks across the world in 2017, originated from China, 3 years later the number has only surged higher. Eleven years after operation Aurora, China prepares for a more aggressive attack at the cyber realm of a completely unexpected territory–the littoral zones. The maritime trade is the most vulnerable to cyber espionage which has the capability to sink a ship. But are we prepared to counter it?