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Seeking to avoid escalation, ships deploy unarmed guards to navigate Gulf  ReutersLONDON (Reuters) - Shipping companies are hiring unarmed security guards for voyages through the Middle East Gulf as an extra safeguard after a wave of ...
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Iran news: US believes Iranians seized oil tanker Riah in Persian Gulf as top US commander seeks naval flotilla with allies  CBS NewsTensions with Iran remained high on Wednesday as mystery swirled around the whereabouts and status of an oil tanker in the Persian Gulf. CBS News senior ...
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Here's what 5 experts told us about the $1 billion worth of cocaine found on a boat owned by JPMorgan | Markets Insider  Business InsiderWe spoke to the author of 'Narconomics' and other experts about the estimated $1 billion worth of cocaine found on a ship owned by JPMorgan.They said ...
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US Congress Advances Cable, Tanker, and General Maritime Security Fleet Provisions  LexologyOn July 12, 2019, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 (H.R. 2500) which would…
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Vessel in 20-ton cocaine bust at Philly port released, now en route to Netherlands  The Philadelphia InquirerFederal authorities have released the cargo ship involved in last month's 20-ton cocaine seizure at the Port of Philadelphia, but said they are still considering ...
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U.S. Coast Guard Releases Cybersecurity Measures for Commercial Vessels  Security BoulevardHave you ever seen the bridge of a commercial cargo shipping vessel? It is like a dream come true for every kid out there–a gigantic PlayStation. Unfortunately ...
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Coast Guard Cyber Chief: Call Out Bad Cyber Hygiene to Protect Ports  HSTodayPoor cyber hygiene practices that could lead to crippling disablements in critical ports need to be called out on a continuous basis to motivate and inform better ...
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US Coast Guard shares cybersecurity best practices for commercial vessels  Help Net SecuritySpurred by a recent cyber incident they were called in to help resolve, the U.S. Coast Guard has detailed basic measures to improve vessels 'cybersecurity.
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