The Port of San Diego was hit with a ransomware cyber attack but operations at the facility continue.

A survey by Danish Shipping of its ceo panel showed that 69% of companies had been hit by cyber crime last year.

Almost two-thirds (64%) of global marine industry executives believe there is uncertainty surrounding liability issues relating to unmanned ships should a vessel be involved in an incident as a result of a cyber attack, according to a new report from Clyde & Co and the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST).

Despite claims that they are necessary, especially in the wake of recent cyber attack cases, cyber risk policies are still not being bought. 

AP Moller-Maersk Group is expecting to take a $200-300m hit for its full year earnings in 2017 due mainly to lost revenue in July as a result of a crippling cyber-attack.

Maersk Line has introduced new cyber security protective measures following the Petya attack that disabled its IT systems worldwide at the end of June.

Maersk Line has restored the ability of customers to book cargo on its vessels via third party provider INTTRA.