CSO Alliance Situation Report: Libyan Maritime Security

Published on January 14, 2020 by Johanna Loock   ·   No Comments © CSO Alliance, 2020 January 14: Recent developments in Libya that have the potential to impact the maritime industry include: January 09 – The Libyan National Army (LNA) reportedly bans ships from calling to Misurata and Al Khums [see below images] January 12 – The LNA claims it has seized an Italian cargo vessel off Misurata. January 14 –…

January 14, 2020
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Venezuela's Maduro says EU, UN can monitor polls

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro said Tuesday he was open to allowing United Nations and European Union observers to monitor legislative elections slated for later this year. Maduro said in his annual speech to the ruling Constituent Assembly that…

January 14, 2020
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Microsoft January 2020 Patch Tuesday fixes 49 security bugs

Microsoft has released today the January 2020 Patch Tuesday security updates. This month’s updates include fixes for 49 vulnerabilities, of which eight are rated with a severity rating of “critical.” By far, today’s most notable patched bug is a vulnerability in CryptoAPI (Crypt32.dll), the default Windows cryptographic library, a bug that was discovered and reported to Microsoft by the NSA. The bug (CVE-2020-0601) is considered as bad as it gets….

January 14, 2020
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