Choose Location

26-09-2018 (Singapore)

P52256 Maritime Cyber Security Seminar
Download Brochure Request

Register your interest


Register your interest


Maritime Cyber Security Seminar

26 – 27 September 2018 | Mandarin Orchard Hotel, Singapore

Book Now Download Brochure



Benefits of Attending

  • Examine current and emerging trends in analytics, critical infrastructure, key threats, actors and motivations
  • Adopt risk-based cyber best practices – Planning, fieldwork execution, reporting, ongoing activities standards International Maritime Organisation (IMO), and FLAG
  • Discover latest attack methodologies and how they work – ransomware, Trojans, viruses, rootkit
  • Assess how security testing can be used as a tool to improve vessel system security and when to use it
  • Find out how to analyse and respond to cyber incidents on ships – Incident preparation and detection best practices
  • Pick up tips on how to plan and implement “Secure by Design” and how to secure risk-sensitive systems on vessels
  • Draw insights on the controls to be put in place to mitigate known and emerging cyber threats at sea
  • Hear how to clean up after a cyber-attack at sea – Business Continuity and disaster recovery planning

Unique Feature and Highlights

  • Practical, real life examples and sample checklists on critical areas of concern in cyber security
  • Hands-on exercises including how to exploit vulnerabilities and defend against them on vessels
  • Demos, videos, quizzes to reinforce participants’ understanding of key cybersecurity principles
  • Case Study – Large shipping company infected with the malware that cost them $300m to remediate
  • Case Study – Has your vessel been compromised? How to investigate the vessel has not been compromised
  • Demo: Live hacking of vessel
  • Demo: VSAT and GPS System hack

Who Should Attend

Ports & Terminals, Ship Owners & Operators, Ship Managers, Ship Agencies, Ship Building & Repair, Ship Broking / Chartering Services, Ship Bunkering, Shipyards, Fabrication Yards, Freight Forwarding, Marine Insurers, Classification Societies, Marine Surveying Services, Bunker Suppliers, Maritime lawyers, Shipping Logistics will find the course useful including:

  • VPs, Directors, Heads, Managers of:
    • Information Security
    • IT
    • IT Governance
    • IT Risk
    • IT Compliance
    • IT Audit
    • Network Security
    • Security Architect
    • Security Engineer
    • Disaster Recovery
    • e-Crime / Business Crime
  • Government Officials, Associations Representatives
  • Cyber Security Experts, Advisors, Researchers, Consultants


Packages Price
2 Day TrainingSGD $3495Early Bird

Early Bird Rate: Register and Pay on or before 13 July 2018

Special 1 + 1 offer. Register 2 delegates at the price of one.
For Group Registrations, email or call +65 6508 2401
First come first served and subject to organisers’ final review to accept/reject registration.


  • Special Group Discount pricing is applicable to groups of 2 or more delegates from the same organisation registering for the same event, at the same time.
  • Fee stated is the discounted price PER DELEGATE. Only one discount applies – either the early bird rate OR the Special Group Discount.
  • All fees stated include luncheons, refreshments and complete set of documentation. It does not include the cost of accommodation and travel.
  • A 7% Goods & Services Tax (GST) is applicable to all Singapore based companies for Singapore venue.


Manish Chawda

Co-founder, Pragma


Introduction to Cyber Security & Key Principles in the Maritime Industry

  • Current Cyber Security guidelines (BIMCO, TMSA 3 and IMO) and requirements at sea
  • Regulations: what really needs to be done – risk assessments
  • Maritime essential services at sea and in port
  • New legislations and preparation for cyber attacks

Cyber Threat Landscape – Latest Trends, Implications at Sea

  • The latest threat landscapes
    • Key threats, threat actors and motivations
    • Cyber Underground – The Dark Net and Deep Web
  • Has your vessel been compromised: A case study?
  • Key trends, current and emerging dilemmas
    • Cloud and mobility
    • Autonomous Shipping
    • Artificial intelligence
    • Critical infrastructure – Shipping and Maritime

Cyber Security Attacks – Case Studies in Maritime

  • Attack lifecycle – Learning the steps of launching a cyber-attack that breach vessels
  • Understanding attack methodologies of:
    • Network attacks – Man in the Middle, DDoS – Application attacks
    • Wireless attacks – AIA, GPS, and Fleet Broadband
    • Cryptography attacks
    • Phishing
    • Social engineering
  • Malicious software – Internet and USB Keys
    • Trojans
    • Viruses
    • Ransomware
    • Rootkit
  • Application vulnerabilities
    • SQL injection
    • Cross-site scripting (XSS)
    • Cross-site request forgery (CSRF)
  • Access control
  • Privilege elevation

Cyber Incident Analysis and Response at Maritime Response

  • Incident preparation
  • Incident detection and analysis
  • Containment, eradication, and recovery

Fleet Security

  • How real-life companies manage cyber risks: Risk scenarios, application, mitigation measures
  • Protecting the equipment that control the vessels
  • Cyber risk prevention
    • Planning and implementing “Secure by Design”
    • Securing risk-sensitive assets – Controls to mitigate known and emerging threats (Ballast Software, AIS, GPS, and workstations and service)
    • How to assess and manage cyber risk and compliance in and out of port?
    • Key security considerations: Design, Requirements, Strategy
  • Advanced Cyber risk detection
    • Identifying crown jewels (Systems and Cargo) and third-party relationships
    • Establishing threat awareness and ability to detect patterns
    • Applying cyber intelligence to identify and manage risks at sea
    • How to proactively assess cyber risk?
  • Cyber risk response – reducing the risk
    • Prepare, plan, exercise, simulate, wargame
    • Building and maintaining a response plan
    • How to react quickly to cyber-attacks and reduce the impact at sea?
    • Cleaning up, business continuity and disaster recovery planning

when & where

26 - 27 Sep 2018

Mandarin Orchard Singapore, by Meritus
333 Orchard Road, Singapore 238867
Tel: +65 6831 6062 | Fax: +65 6737 3130
Mobile No.: +65 8298 9442
Contact Person: Tan Ai Li

On-site & in-house training

Deliver this course how you want, where you want, when you want – and save up to 40%! 8+ employees seeking training on the same topic?

Talk to us about an on-site/in-house & customised solution.


IBC Asia is Singapore's leading event organiser. We conceive, develop and promote our own B2B industry conferences and corporate training courses, and offer tailored managed event solutions.

Find out more