Maritime Cyber Risk An Emerging Conecrn for Maritime Industry
Author : S M Anisur Rahman
03 Apr 2022

Seas have always played a great role in defining the world's destiny, be it as means of transportation, trade routes or hub of resources. They have also played a significant involvement in bringing people closer, breaking barriers between cultures and religions as well as it helped in spreading new ideas and thoughts. Today, as we stand in the 21st century, seas are essential for the economy in addition to the military needs. Presently, almost as high as 90% of world trade and commerce is being conducted through the sea. The majority of the needed energy sources like oil, gas, and petroleum are extracted and transported through the seas. In fact, maritime trade routes form the lifelines of modern civilization. Today, the whole rhythm of human civilization's development and prosperity depend on the prowess of nations at sea.