From high seas to high tech: Pirates hack shipping company

We are pretty sure these guys are NOT looking for plywood containers!
File photo - A cargo ship is seen crossing through the New Suez Canal, Ismailia, Egypt, July 25, 2015. (REUTERS/Stringer)

File photo – A cargo ship is seen crossing through the New Suez Canal, Ismailia, Egypt, July 25, 2015. (REUTERS/Stringer)

Cunning tech-savvy pirates hacked a shipping company’s systems, enabling them to carefully target cargo on the firm’s vessels.

A report released by Verizon RISK (Research, Investigations, Solutions and Knowledge) Team reveals that “a global shipping conglomerate” fell victim to the high-tech pirates. The unnamed company contacted the Verizon cyber specialists after the pirates adopted a new strategy.

Full story here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/03/02/from-high-seas-to-high-tech-pirates-hack-shipping-company.html

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