Warm welcome for BIMCO cyber security clause for shipping contracts

The LoadStar

BIMCO, the world’s largest shipping association, is finalising a cyber security clause for charter party agreements and other contracts. The post Warm welcome for BIMCO cyber security clause for shipping contracts appeared first on The Loadstar.

Supply Chain Security Platform

Material Handling and Logistics

Panorays has launched the Panorays SaaS automated platform which is designed to increase the security posture of all organizations in the supply chain

3 Ways Blockchain Adds Speed, Security & Transparency to Supply Chains

Morai Logistics

How Blockchain Improves Speed, Security & Transparency. The post 3 Ways Blockchain Adds Speed, Security & Transparency to Supply Chains appeared first on Morai Logistics Inc. With an ability to offer transparency, efficiency and speed, Blockchain has been coined a ‘game changer’ in the supply chain and logistics industry. According to Research and Markets , the ‘global blockchain supply chain market’ is will grow ‘from USD 145.0 million’ this year to n expected ‘USD 3,314.6

XPO patrols parking lots with security robot

DC Velocity

Knightscope robot monitors employees' parking lot at Atlanta facility. Technology

Load Securement Straps

Material Handling and Logistics

Kinedyne has introduced the K-FORCE family of ultra-heavy-duty load securement straps

Secure SCM Collaboration Suite

Material Handling and Logistics

Exostar Digital Platform, a secure supply chain management collaboration suite, has been upgraded to help companies and their suppliers move to more effective digital business models

Deprecation of non-secure HTTP connections

Bringg

Bringg has historically supported non-secure HTTP connections in order to maintain backward compatibility. To ensure customer security, we will be deprecating all non-secure HTTP connections. Starting August 10th, 2018 , only secure (HTTPS) connections will be able to access both the Web Dashboard and Bringg API endpoints

EU could ban 37 airlines from carrying cargo to Europe on security grounds

The LoadStar

Thirty-seven airlines, as well as aviation-related companies, will not be allowed to carry or handle cargo going to the EU after 29 March 2019, if the EU fails to create a new ACC3 designator mechanism – security clearance.

‘Change the rules now’ call after seafarer dies while securing containers

The LoadStar

Dennis Gomez Regana was crushed while lashing and securing containers aboard the MV Francop at Southbank Quay in the port of Dublin. His death sparked outrage, with the International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) saying he should not have been involved in lashing and securing containers. The post ‘Change the rules now’ call after seafarer dies while securing containers appeared first on The Loadstar.

Manufacturing and Cyber Security: A 5 Step Process to Create Internal and Customers’ Peace of Mind

Cerasis

Editor's Note: As we see the transition to digital manufacturing and the use of the cloud and other web-based systems, manufacturing and cyber security continue to collide. Cyber security is rapidly becoming a dominant concern for manufacturers and consumers.

House approves Air Cargo Security Improvement Act

Logistics Management

4176, the Air Cargo Security Improvement Act, this legislation establishes the air cargo security division within the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to carry out all air cargo security policy and stakeholder engagement Entitled, H.R.

Convoy secures $185 million in Series C funding round

Logistics Management

Seattle-based Convoy, a digital freight technology-enabled network, recently announced it secured $185 million in Series C funding

Container Drayage Companies: Securing Reliable Capacity Despite the Driver Shortage

West Coast and California Logistics

And, when you are fortunate enough to secure dray capacity, you can expect to pay 10 to 15% more than you were just a few years ago. As container volumes at West Coast ports continue to increase year after year, it’s becoming more difficult to move those containers inland. The problem? Container drayage companies simply don’t have enough drivers to meet demand.

Security Device for Delivery Fleets

Material Handling and Logistics

National Fleet Products has introduced the UFO+ Lock for rear and side vehicle doors

Don’t Let High Value Cargo Fall Off a Truck | Theft & Secure Logistics

Insight Into Action

Securing your supply chain is vital in every industry, but for high value goods the stakes are even greater with the potential for costs to soar should something not go to plan. So, the safe movement of valuable cargo with secure logistics should be a primary concern for your 3PL partner. Warehousing and Distribution Griffin GPS Tracking 3PL Shipment Visibility high value cargo secure logistics Transit Protection Cargo Theft

British prosecutors secure more convictions in Bertling bribery case

The LoadStar

This week saw four UK logistics executives at German 3PL Bertling convicted of using bribery to secure a £16m North Sea logistics contract. The post British prosecutors secure more convictions in Bertling bribery case appeared first on The Loadstar.

Dealing With Intel’s Massive Security Flaw

Supply Chain Brain

The announcement early this year of the security gap discovered in just about every computer made in the last 23 years had chipmakers and users alike scrambling for a patch. So far, there do not appear to have been any attempts by hackers to exploit the flaw, says Tim Crosby, senior security consultant with Spohn Security Solutions. The problem, it often seems, is public indifference or inaction in the face of these serious security threats. security crisis.

Homeland Security Conducting Pilots on Blockchain for Supply Chain

Material Handling and Logistics

Testifying on blockchain, Douglas Maughan of DHS, said while technology is promising it must support standardized approaches for security, privacy and data exchange.

A look at BlackBerry's 2018 Security Summit

Fleet Owner

On Thursday, October 4, BlackBerry held its 2018 Security Summit in New York City. Covering everything from cyber security to social engineering, the summit dedicated a portion of its discussions to the trucking and transportation industries.

Forwarders face problems accessing critical TSA platforms for air cargo security

The LoadStar

Sniffer dogs are straining at the leash to reinforce air cargo security in the US. The post Forwarders face problems accessing critical TSA platforms for air cargo security appeared first on The Loadstar.

150th Anniversary For Scottish Load Securing Specialists

Logistics Business Magazine

This year load securing specialists Reid Brothers UK are celebrating a major milestone in their history. But with just the Glasgow office remaining, the company have now advanced into strapping and load securing specialists.

Flood of cross-border e-commerce packages challenges customs authorities to keep up, ensure security

DC Velocity

and other governments are missing trade and product data while struggling to identify security risks for time-sensitive shipments, customs broker says.

4 Air Freight Packaging Pointers from Securing Drums to Pallets

Cerasis

Particularly important to the client is the safe, secure shipping of their product, and in no case is this truer than when it is carried by aircraft. Editor’s Note: Cerasis focuses on North American transportation management.

FCA to review security after pick-up thefts

Automotive Logistics

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has said it will reassess security measures at a shipping yard in the Detroit suburb of Warren after thieves drove away with eight Ram pick-up trucks in an early morning raid.

GBA Services Germany Receives Approval for Secure Air Cargo Transport

Airfreight Logistics

GBA Services a time-critical logistics provider who recently opened operations in Germany, has now become an approved carrier of secured mail and air cargo in the European country.

Affordable RFID Printing Promised by Secure New Printer

Logistics Business Magazine

This high performance thermal desktop printer, with enterprise level productivity built on the successful PSA platform, is claimed to deliver advanced security protocols and comes with the option to encode and affordably print RFID labels.

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How does supply chain crime threaten your business?

Insight Into Action

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TAPA’s PSR initiative can steer truckers towards more secure parking

The LoadStar

Certified secure parking for hauliers has come a step closer following TAPA’s publication of its requirements. The Transported Asset Protection Association (TAPA) is attempting to certify parking throughout Europe via a defined security standard, and has now identified the requirements for all three levels of security, for industry review. The post TAPA’s PSR initiative can steer truckers towards more secure parking appeared first on The Loadstar.

New terror alert sparks tighter US air freight security, but ruffles few feathers

The LoadStar

Not for the first time, the US authorities have abruptly flipped a switch ushering in new air cargo security requirements, but the sudden change looks unlikely to disrupt freight flows.

Rugged Mobile Maker Releases Staging and Security Apps

Logistics Business Magazine

Handheld, Swedish supplier of rugged mobile computers, has released a suite of Android apps that allow easy configuration of staging and security settings. The post Rugged Mobile Maker Releases Staging and Security Apps appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

House approves Air Cargo Security Improvement Act

247 Customs Broker

The United States House of Representatives recently signed off on legislation focused on air cargo security. Thompson (D-MS), Ranking Member of the Committee on Homeland Security, in November 2017. “It

Penetration Testing: Reasons Manufacturers and Businesses Need to Take This Key Network Security Step Now

Cerasis

This very real threat to your business is why you should consider a rethink your security standards and look at how to start a penetration test. Good penetration testing involves testing a company’s network to make sure that there are no threats that can break through the company or organization’s security. But, it also involves testing non-technical security threats, like social engineering. That’s what Steve Stasiukonis, founder of Secure Network Technologies, did.

SuperTech Competition adds new track, demos cyber security

Fleet Owner

As equipment and technology have evolved, so has the Technology & Maintenance Council’s (TMC) SuperTech Competition. The annual skills competition brings together the best truck service and repair technicians from across the country to test their

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Tuffy offers secure in-cab storage for Toyota Tacoma

Fleet Owner

Secure cargo and storage solutions company Tuffy Security Products is offering its Security Cubby Cover for Toyota Tacoma Double Cab pickup trucks.

Ryder Secures 90-Day ELD Mandate Waiver for Rental Customers

Food Logistics

The waiver will ease the transition to electronic logging devices for commercial short-term renters

Dutch Transport Software Start-Up Secures Growth Capital

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Dutch Transport Software Start-Up Secures Growth Capital appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. Dutch logistics startup Quicargo, which aims to address the empty truck issue, has raised €3 million in growth capital.

Transportation Management Software Security Features - Are You Protected

Logistics Portal

Transportation Management Software Security Features What security features are included with your transportation management software? Are you concerned about security within yourAre you Protected?

Tamper-Evident Security Seals on Sale from Kite Packaging

Logistics Business Magazine

Kite Packaging has increased its protective sealing range by introducing new, safeguarding security seals. However, although the tear-off security seal offers the same tamper-evident security, its equipped with a tear-off strip that enables it to be broken by hand.

Convoy secures $185 million in Series C funding round

247 Customs Broker

Seattle-based Convoy , a digital freight technology-enabled network, recently announced it secured $185 million in Series C funding. The post Convoy secures $185 million in Series C funding round appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

One Network and Imperial Logistics partner to use blockchain to secure medical supply chain and combat counterfeit

DC Velocity

Imperial Logistics uses the One Network's cloud solution to manage the entire distribution process and help ensure the delivery of clean drugs to patients, companies say. Technology

Data privacy and security need to be watchwords in trucking

Fleet Owner

A new survey finds 85% of consumers won’t do business with a company if they’re concerned about their data practices. Freight customers probably feel the same way

Automotive Logistics Leader Secures Nod for Pharma Road Transport

Logistics Business Magazine

With the volume increase in temperature-sensitive products as well as the regulations related to their transportation, there is a requirement for companies to place more emphasis on control and security.

U.S. beefs up security of air cargo imports

247 Customs Broker

beefs up security of air cargo imports. beefs up security of air cargo imports appeared first on 247 Customs Broker. U.S. The Air Cargo Advance Screening program requires cargo data to be submitted to Customs and Border Protection before being loaded onto aircraft.