With the increasing use of systems with embedded software on ships and mobile offshore platforms, cyber security is becoming critical not only for data protection, but also for reliable operations.

DNV GL Introduction to Cyber Security in Maritime and Offshore (Video)

Information security agencies are reporting that up to 97% of the attacks are actually consisting of tricking users via social engineering techniques.

To address this awareness risk, DNV GL’s Maritime Academy developed an e-learning course for crews and shore staff to raise awareness concerning cyber security, about threats and countermeasures, addressing your cyber security management system by encouraging the crew’s good cyber hygiene.

According to DNV GL you will learn to understand the importance of your Cyber Security role as a user of IT & OT (Operational Technology) systems and how to protect yourself and your organisation against cyber-security threats.