The Belgian Freight
Forwarding Association

Cybersecurity guide

As the freight forwarding sector faces an increasing number of cyber- related incidents, it is crucial to prioritise cybersecurity.

In today's hyper-connected world, cyber- attacks pose a significant risk to businesses and in particular, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

To enhance basic IT security, logistics service providers and forwarders should adopt a comprehensive cybersecurity strategy as indicated in the FIATA Cybersecurity guide. By following these guidelines forwarders can mitigate risks, safeguard customer and shipment databases and maintain reliable communication with clients, carriers and subcontractors.

Inside, you will discover insights into the evolving threat landscape, practical strategies to anticipate cyberattacks, and expert guidance on managing incidents effectively from a managerial perspective.