Supply chain attacks on the rise as one of the biggest new threat vectors as organisations scramble to close gaps

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

the cloud-delivered endpoint protection solutions provider, has announced the results of its global supply chain survey, Securing the Supply Chain, produced by independent research firm Vanson Bourne CrowdStrike Inc.,

10 must ask supply chain data security questions

The 21st Century Supply Chain

Whenever, wherever or whoever accesses your supply chain information, it’s vital to make sure your data is safe, secure and only accessible by those who should have access. Good data security in your supply starts with proactivity. Are corporate password policies secure enough?

Blockchain Revolution: Can It Solve Security Problems?

Descartes

There has been a great discussion about the potential of the blockchain as a distributed ledger and as a secure solution for small and large business transactions. The post Blockchain Revolution: Can It Solve Security Problems?

Important Updates on Cargo Security and Customs Compliance

Talking Logistics

In this episode, Kevin Gavin , VP of Supply Chain Compliance at Descartes, provides an update on several important cargo security and customs compliance initiatives, such as the Importer Security Filing (ISF) and Air Cargo Advance Screening (ACAS) program, along with some recommendations for shippers, freight forwarders, and 3PLs on how to create best-in-class cargo security and customs compliance processes.

Trends 2016: Cyber Security

Enterra Insights

Cyber security is a concern that will continue to plague governments, businesses, and individuals in the years ahead. The post Trends 2016: Cyber Security appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

Perfect Security by 2025?

Inbound Logistics

New technology enables new advances in supply chain security. What will security look like in 2025

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.

The Changing Face of Supply Chain Security

Logistics Bureau

Security has been an issue since supply chains began. These and other factors have meant a rethink of supply chain security. Basics of Supply Chain Security. Security is part of a bigger whole. Goods origination, third-party security, foreign customs are examples.

Insecure About SaaS Security?

C3 Solutions

And as they gain in acceptance they also have to overcome the biases of those who believe that computing in the cloud can compromise security. Cloud-based or Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications are quickly gaining in popularity across a wide spectrum of businesses.

Managing End-to-End Supply Chain Security Like A Pro

Supply Chain Opz

Managing End-to-End Supply Chain Security Like A Pro. While this remains valid, the new treats such as terrorist activities demand more comprehensive supply chain security beyond the four walls perspective. Review of Security Program. Supply Chain Security. NAVIGATE.

GS1 Registry: Achieving Food Security with Sustainable Farming Standards

Descartes

The leading global organization that develops and maintains the most widely-used standards system in the world helps address the issues concerning food security by sharing its own standards. The summit focuses on food security and sustainable agriculture to empower farmers.

Supply Chain Cyber Security Risks Rising

Enterra Insights

Concerns about cyber security are nothing new. Elena Kvochko (@elenakvochko), a cyber security expert, observes, “Cyber security has long become … Continued. The post Supply Chain Cyber Security Risks Rising appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Business Digital Supply Chain Risk Management Supply Chain digital enterprise digital supply chain Enterra Solutions Stephen DeAngelis Technology

Food Security and STEM Education

Enterra Insights

The World Food Prize believes “The Greatest Challenge in Human History” is answering the question: “Can We Sustainably Feed the … Continued The post Food Security and STEM Education appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

Security Concerns Plague Internet of Things Development

Enterra Insights

The post Security Concerns Plague Internet of Things Development appeared first on Enterra Solutions. The Internet of Things (IoT) is poised to become the largest network of networks the world has ever seen (both … Continued.

Ready for Full Enforcement of Importer Security Filing?

Talking Logistics

Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will begin the liquidated damages phase of Importer Security Filing (ISF) enforcement. Liquidated damages in simplified terms refer to a penalty secured by a bond. Last week on Talking Logistics , I interviewed Kevin Gavin, VP of Supply Chain Compliance at Descartes Systems Group (a Talking Logistics sponsor) about various cargo security and trade compliance programs, including ISF. Starting on July 9, 2013, U.S.

Relieve your FMCG pain - secure Interim Supply Chain Support

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

I know you are busy. Not enough hours in the day. Deadlines rapidly approaching. Your children call you Uncle Dad or Auntie Mum. Before the stress takes its inevitable toll think about relieving the pressure without adding to head count.

Survey Indicates Supply Chain Wide Information Security Remains Troublesome

Supply Chain Matters

Cyber security and protection from information breaches remains a top-of-mind concern for many firms, but it takes on special dimensions in the context of multi-industry supply chains. Internet of Things Procurement and Sourcing Supplier Management Supply Chain Technology independent blog analysis and insights on supply chain management technology Supply chain Matters blog supply chain wide information security threats Tripwire Inc

Food Security: A Growing Global Concern

Enterra Insights

Those of us residing in the United States consider ourselves blessed to be living in a land of plenty — … Continued The post Food Security: A Growing Global Concern appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

2018 Predictions Deep-Dive: Cyber Risk and Information Security Needs Consume Supply Chain Risk and Tech Investment Considerations

Supply Chain Matters

In this installment, we dive into 2018 Prediction Four: Cyber Risk and Information Security Safeguarding Consuming Supply Chain Risk and Advanced Technology Investment Considerations. Annual Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chain Management Supply Chain Risk Management Supply Chain Technology information security challenges in supply chain management Supply Chain Matters blog.

Security: A Big Challenge for the Internet of Things

Enterra Insights

With new network security breaches announced every week, people now understand many of the risks associated with cybersecurity. Why security is a big IoT challenge. Every single stakeholder involved in an IoT network must be secure or the entire network can be compromised. ” From his perspective, the answer to that question is: “There are almost no in-device IoT security products. Addressing the IoT security problem is a huge challenge.

European startups secure over EUR160 million of investment capital

Supply Chain Movement

Over the past couple of years, 53 European logistics-related startups have secured over EUR160 million worth of venture capital between them, according to research by Supply Chain Media, publisher of the Dutch trade journal Supply Chain Magazine and the quarterly pan-European magazine Supply Chain Movement. The vertical axis of the matrix shows the degree of maturity, subdivided into startups and scale-ups (companies that have secured more than EUR2 million in capital).

Crossroads 2016: New Ideas on Securing Food Supply Chains

Supply Chain @ MIT

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Wanted: Innovative Responses to a New Security Threat

Supply Chain @ MIT

The recent cyber attacks and security breaches at Target and Home Depot drew executives’ attention to the vulnerability of their companies to this type of crime. In this case, that means challenging the prevailing method for supply chain security in response to the cyber security threat.

Food Security: Overcoming Risks in the Food Supply Chain

Enterra Insights

The post Food Security: Overcoming Risks in the Food Supply Chain appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Consumers in the developed world have come to expect supermarkets to offer all varieties of fresh fruits and vegetables throughout … Continued.

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Fighting for Enhanced Supply Chain Security

Global Trade Management

BSI has recently published the latest Global Supply Chain Security and Business Continuity Risk Index , that highlights the current supply chain security and business continuity threats faced by organizations worldwide.

Connect, Secure, and Manage the Supply Chain

Inbound Logistics

Mobile technologies are helping secure and more effectively manage the supply chain

Blockchain can make global supply chains more efficient and secure

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

Essentially, blockchain is a shared database that enables different users can append new data, authenticate user’s new data with strong cryptography, and provides incentives for other strangers to manage and secure updates. Christopher Tang.

Blockchain can make global supply chains more efficient and secure

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

Essentially, blockchain is a shared database that enables different users can append new data, authenticate user’s new data with strong cryptography, and provides incentives for other strangers to manage and secure updates. Christopher Tang.

Secure Supply Chain Transactions Using Blockchain Technology

Enterra Insights

The post Secure Supply Chain Transactions Using Blockchain Technology appeared first on Enterra Solutions. “Certainly you’ve heard of bitcoin,” writes the Spend Matters team. “But do you know about blockchain, the technology behind bitcoin? … Continued.

Big Data Poised to Play a Big Role in Ensuring Food Security

Enterra Insights

The post Big Data Poised to Play a Big Role in Ensuring Food Security appeared first on Enterra Solutions. “Producing enough food, fiber and fuel for more than 9 billion people by 2050, while conserving natural resources is a … Continued.

Alarms for Data and Information Security for Internet of Things Initiatives

Supply Chain Matters

Such challenges include sensitivity to data security and information privacy. This week, the Financial Times provided a specific B2C focused example of the meaning of data security challenges. Prediction Four of our Supply Chain Matters 2014 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains predicts that the current momentum surrounding Internet of Things (IoT) could be side railed if vendors do not step-up and address certain challenges.

Supply Chain Security: Playing It Safe

Inbound Logistics

Successful companies are concerned about inventory loss, fraud, terrorism, product tampering, diversion, counterfeiting, smuggling, the theft of proprietary information, and cybercrime. Here’s how to prevent these threats from negatively impacting your company’s bottom line and reputation

BEC secures partnership with Apex Supply Chain Technologies

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

a market-leading manufacturer of secure automated locker solutions BEC (Systems Integration) Ltd has formed a partnership with Apex Supply Chain Technologies Ltd.,

Cargo Security: Protecting the Supply Chain

Inbound Logistics

Ensuring supply chain security requires that shippers and logistics providers stay one step ahead of thieves

5 Ways to Secure Your Supply Chain From a Cyber Attack

AFFLINK

To ensure business continuity, it's vital to properly protect your company's security. If your security was watertight in 2016, it probably isn't in 2017. For a secure operation, try incorporating these tests into your supply chain optimization plan for the year.