In today’s interconnected world, the implementation of embedded software on commercial vessels has become a vital necessity. The constantly advancing technologies of the digital age play a pivotal role in communication, data management, and maintaining sustainability in all aspects of shipping operations. Cyber security is absolutely essential in preservation and protection of industry data. Cybercrimes continue to be a global epidemic. The International Institute of Shipping and Logistics understands that data protection is a key in combating this issue. This comprehensive Maritime Cyber Security e-course is designed to provide participants with a baseline understanding of issues related to cyber security threats, and key concepts in effective information asset protection. .