15+15 webinar: Cyber security: Are the threats mounting?

  • 17 April 2024
  • 17 April 2024
  • Online
  • David Ditlev Almegaard
  • dda@bimco.org

It is widely reported that the cyber threat landscape is worsening for maritime organisations. But how is the threat landscape really developing and what are the most likely scenarios which the industry should be aware of?

Norwegian Maritime Cyber Resilience Centre - NORMA Cyber has been operational for three years and has more than 100 member organisations and 2,500 vessels among them. One of the things they do is to monitor the threat landscape on a day-to-day basis for their members and handle cyber-related incidents.

In this presentation, Managing Director Lars Benjamin Vold will provide an overview of NORMA Cyber's assessment of the maritime cyber threat landscape and how this is likely to develop in the near future.

  • Overview of the main threat actors attacking maritime organisation in the cyber domain
  • Examples of attacks observed towards maritime entities
  • How NORMA Cyber assess this to develop with rabid increase in connectivity


This 30-minute webinar begins at 12:00 UTC (See your time zone here)

15+15 weekly webinars are a 30-minute webinar which includes a 15-minute presentation followed by a 15-minute Q&A.

 Lars Benjamin Vold
Lars was project lead on the establishment of NORMA Cyber and has served as the Managing Director since the centre was established in 2021. He has 10 years’ experience with the Norwegian Armed Forces, most of which was spent in the Norwegian Special Forces. He has a BSc in Finance and has previously worked within areas of security and contingency preparedness, cyber security and digital development.