Cyber Security

Total defence for your remote operations

To operate anywhere, you need future-proof digitalisation based on smart, hybrid networks for best available connectivity, IT and IoT. But as digital strategies advance and operations benefit from more efficient and sustainable ways of working, the potential cyber risks increase. Today’s threat landscape demands more sophisticated security solutions to defend your assets and operations from ever-present cybercrime.

To help protect you from the potential disruption and impact of a cyber attack, we provide a total security portfolio to support your digitalisation and provide the peace of mind that your networks and assets, vessels and sites are safe and secure.

Our cyber security solutions include advanced threat detection, endpoint and network security and can extend to managed and customised services, to suit your specific operational needs. Our highly skilled team of cyber security experts will work with you to provide straightforward, cost-effective and tailored solutions that can be managed by you or managed by Marlink.

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Highlights

  • CyberGuard Threat Detection

    Defend maritime operations in an ocean of cyber threats

  • Interconnection Solutions

    Ensure the integrity of data transmissions between your remote satellite terminals back to your premises

  • SkyFile Anti Virus

    Protect your vessels or remote PCs and networks against viruses and other external threats

  • CyberGuard Threat Detection

    Defend maritime operations in an ocean of cyber threats

    CyberGuard Threat Detection

    Our complete portfolio of cyber security services has been developed to provide your maritime operations with total defence from cyber threats.

    The award-winning CyberGuard Threat Detection service scans your network traffic for any sophisticated, targeted threats that may be putting the confidentiality and continuity of your business operations at risk.

    All outbound and inbound network traffic is monitored around the clock, while customers can view threats affecting their vessels through the intuitive, web-based CyberGuard Dashboard. Notifications on critical threats may be configured to be received by email and/or SMS.

    Features

    • Round the clock monitoring: all outbound and inbound network traffic is monitored 24/7, enabling customers to view threats affecting their vessels through an intuitive dashboard
    • Customisable detection profiles: monitors whether your IT policy is compliant (with allowed applications, website categories, etc) and detects any abusive usage onboard circumventing protection systems
    • Threat notifications: critical notifications may be configured to be received by email and/or SMS
    • Marlink’s Security Operations Centre (SOC): proactively hunt for sophisticated, targeted threats which often pass under the radar of automated, traditional security solutions
    • Skilled cyber security experts: focused exclusively on maritime satellite communications networks, while understanding and detecting threats affecting the wider IT world
    • Cyber Consultancy Services: additional services can be ordered on-demand, including in-depth incident investigation and response, intrusion tests, vulnerability scans or network audits
    • Award Winning: winner of the 2021 SMART4SEA Cyber Security Award, recognising Marlink as an organisation that provides a significant achievement and contribution to cyber security in shipping.
  • Interconnection Solutions

    Ensure the integrity of data transmissions between your remote satellite terminals back to your premises

    Interconnection Solutions

    Marlink provides secured and optimised hybrid satellite/terrestrial connectivity solutions necessary for enhanced data traffic and management of your mobile and fixed communication networks.

    We deliver a variety of interconnection solutions enabling end-to-end service flexibility, security and bandwidth guarantee. Marlink ensures the integrity of data transmissions between your remote satellite terminals back to your premises connected to the terrestrial network, creating a fully-fledged office environment.

    • Flexibility: variety of enhanced interconnection solutions to suit all your requirements
    • Security: full integrity of data communication (optionally encrypted)
    • Guaranteed bandwidth: end-to-end bandwidth guarantee for interconnections based on Leased Line or MPLS
    • Customisation: each solution is tailored and integrated according to your company’s network infrastructure
    • Scalability: upgrade at any time to meet your growing business network requirements
  • SkyFile Anti Virus

    Protect your vessels or remote PCs and networks against viruses and other external threats

    SkyFile Anti Virus

    SkyFile® Anti Virus is a complete anti-virus software package, providing your vessels or remote PCs and networks with protection against viruses and other external threats.

    Features

    • Reliable protection against viruses and malware: spyware, worms, trojan horses, email viruses, potentially unwanted applications, pharming and phishing, rootkit and adware
    • Low data: several low data anti-virus updates per day
    • Versatile: flexible software that works across multiple satellite networks
    • Automatic updates: the software is automatically updated via the SkyFile® Mail client, on a daily basis. Users are automatically informed of the update and new software version
    • Engine updates Over the Air (OTA): no need to send a CD or technician onboard
    • Ransomware module*: scans applications running on the network, detects and blocks ransomware and cleans up network files by rolling back to a previous version of encrypted files. Customers can recover previous versions, whilst the system flags up the issue and informs the IT Manager
    • Cost-efficient: ‘light’ updates and low monthly subscription rate

    *Premium feature

Customer case

What our customers say

“Our operations cover the entire value-added chain of shipping and work closely with national and international partners, relying on a solid reputation to achieve high standards of quality. Marlink’s services provide the foundation for a new chapter in our history as we further digitalise our fleet, improve our operational profile and achieve cyber compliance.” Mr. Ulrich Adami, Managing Director, Hartmann Reederei.