From: Marine Insight

The Coast Guard is actively monitoring and helping to mitigate the consequences of recent ransom ware attacks that have impacted cargo movement through several U.S. port facilities. The Coast Guard is uniquely capable of coordinating preparedness and response to maritime transportation disruptions, especially when partnering with federal, state, and local agencies that share responsibility for mitigating cyber threats and addressing cyber vulnerabilities. Our local operational commanders continue to facilitate recovery efforts at port facilities in order to ensure safe and secure port operations.

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