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

Kinaxis

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?

7 Supply Chain Security Concerns to Address in 2019

The Network Effect

The post 7 Supply Chain Security Concerns to Address in 2019 appeared first on The Network Effect. “All across Maersk headquarters, the full scale of the crisis was starting to become clear. Within half an hour, Maersk.

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.

Food Security and Science

Enterra Insights

The post Food Security and Science appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Earlier this year, the Pew Research Center released results from two polls that indicate a majority of scientists have confidence … Continued.

Cyber Security and the Digital Supply Chain!

Supply Chain Game Changer

When it comes to the modern supply chain managers have a relatively new risk to consider: Cyber Security! As major logistics providers from all around the world struggle with keeping their private data secure, businesses are investing time and resources to address this serious concern.

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.

CTPAT’s New Minimum-Security Criteria: Is Your Supply Chain Secure?

Amber Road

Today, global supply chain security is more important than ever. To protect you, your company, and your country, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has recently released new minimum security requirements as it relates to Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (CTPAT).

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.

FDA Making Drug Supply Chain More Secure

Material Handling & Logistics

"Using new innovations, we believe we can improve the overall security of our closed system and improve our ability to prevent the introduction of illegitimate products," says FDA commissioner Scott Gottlieb

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.

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

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.

Small Manufacturers Play Critical Role in Securing the Supply Chain

Material Handling & Logistics

While 75% of manufacturing companies have a program to promote cybersecurity awareness, only 37% believe that their programs are very to completely effective.

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.

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.

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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Connect, Secure, and Manage the Supply Chain

Inbound Logistics

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

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.

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.

Crossroads 2016: New Ideas on Securing Food Supply Chains

Supply Chain @ MIT

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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.

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).

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.

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.

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

Cargo Security: Protecting the Supply Chain

Inbound Logistics

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

How to Secure Your First Supply Chain or Logistics Job

Logistics Bureau

You’ll find some of those quick-career-launching jobs below, along with an overview of the qualifications that will help you secure them.

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.