Achieving cybersecurity on the water

If Russia can hack its way into our elections and digital mischief makers in China can deface the White House website, what chance do vessel operators have of maintaining cybersecurity within their fleets?

Once we’re networked, there probably is no such thing as absolute security, but given our dependence on digital data for everything from navigation to vessel maintenance — to say nothing of life safety — we cannot ignore the need to protect our operations from exploitation or attack.

Read more…
Source: PowerBoat