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Cyber risks of increased automation
With increasing automation of systems and equipment, expect a marked uptick in the number of cyber attacks on ports, a security specialist has warned. 29 Mar 2017 - Port Strategy
Repelling terrorist attacks
Ports need to seriously consider implementing hostile vehicle mitigation measures, finds Barry Cross 06 Mar 2017 - Port Strategy
Security sentinels
Unmanned ground vehicles promise to ease port security burdens, explains Alex Hughes 03 Feb 2017 - Port Strategy
Cyber smart
Ports looking to get smarter need to consider the cyber risks, advises Felicity Landon 05 Sep 2016 - Port Strategy
Secure futures
John Bensalhia looks at how port security can be improved safely and cost effectively 25 Jan 2016 - Port Strategy
A watchful eye
Chuck Dougherty outlines his top five must-have port security initiatives for 2016 25 Jan 2016 - Port Strategy
US tackles port cyber security
As more US ports turn to automation to increase the efficiency of their operations, the House Homeland Security Committee warns they could be at risk of cyber-attacks. 09 Oct 2015 - Port Strategy
Data security headache
The growth potential of data is undisputed, but what does this mean for privacy? Felicity Landon reports 07 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy
Singapore taps Big Data benefits
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) is working with IBM to develop and test new analytics-based technologies to help improve safety, security and vessel traffic at the global port hub. 27 Aug 2015 - Port Strategy
Safeguarding against terrorism
A new training project has been launched to help deliver improved training tools and techniques in response to terrorism threats aimed at Europe’s critical infrastructure, including ports. 23 Jun 2015 - Port Strategy
Data overdrive
Cyber attack risks are real and coming to a port near you very soon, finds Carly Fields 29 May 2015 - Port Strategy
Staying on the radar
VectorUSA’s Chris Kyaw explains why terminals are soft targets for terrorists 18 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy
Taking a new security approach
Rapiscan Systems’ Andrew Goldsmith discusses how ports can make best use of security screening 16 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy
Ensuring security with modular system
UK-based Securiclad has developed a modular composite panel system designed to withstand high level attacks in a range of applications, including cargo terminals and ports. 22 Aug 2014 - Port Strategy
Security on the cheap
New cost effective unmanned vehicles could be perfect for port operations, finds Stevie Knight 19 Aug 2014 - Port Strategy
Ports at risk from cyber-crime
As the use of cyber technology spreads worldwide, ports and terminals are at greater risk to economic and commercial damage, according to specialist port insurer TT Club. 30 Jun 2014 - Port Strategy
The right tools for the job
Product and technical developments are jumping ahead to match port security profiling demands and requirements. 04 Apr 2014 - Port Strategy
Stealth tactics
Security profiling is in place, says Martin Rushmere, but in more subtle ways than at airports 03 Apr 2014 - Port Strategy
Looking at the big picture
Complete security packages from the offset can reduce integration headaches down the line, as Alex Hughes explains 12 Mar 2014 - Port Strategy
Ensuring 'fit-for-purpose' security systems
With the IT technology available today, integrating security systems is not as difficult as it may seem even where systems compete, security expert Henk van Unnik claims. In fact, the first demonstration of what can be achieved in this respect will be made public in early 2014 at the Port of Gothenburg, under the EU's Security UPgrade for PORTs programme. 11 Mar 2014 - Port Strategy