Maersk confirmed yesterday that its IT systems are currently down due to a widespread cyber attack. The attack, similar to the recent “WannaCry” attack, targeted various firms, airports and government departments around the globe through the use of ransomware.
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July 1 unofficially marks the start of peak shipping season. The cyber attack on Maersk is expected to further impact space with both carriers and shippers. Importers and exporters are strongly encouraged to place bookings as early as possible to avoid delays.
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