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Chinese hackers targeted 27 universities

Hackers in China have attacked more than twenty universities to secure maritime technology. These are universities in the United States, Canada and South Korea. iDefense Experts from the cyber security company iDefense discovered that cyber attacks were carried out at various universities from China, reports The Wall Street Journal. Among others, the University of Washington […]

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Cybersecurity

Maritime Trackers Vulnerable to all Cyber attacks

Cheap homemade equipment can disrupt ships tracking system and interrupt communications between ships and Port authorities. Senior researcher at Trend Micro anti-virus vendor Marco Balduzzi and independent researcher Alessandro Pasta described three new types of attacks that can be directed to the Automatic Identification System ( AIS) at Hack in the Boxconference in Amsterdam, AIS […]