Cybersecurity: a general framework in the maritime and military world


  • Ferney Martínez University of Castilla, La Mancha, Spain
  • Francisco Guevara COTECMAR, Cartagena, Colombia
  • Luis Enrique Sánchez University of Castilla, La Mancha, Spain
  • Antonio Santos-Olmo University of Castilla, La Mancha, Spain



Maritime cybersecurity, ships – military vessels, maritime risk management, cybersecurity threats


In recent decades, the production of information in studies and research papers on the subject of cybersecurity have addressed the convenience of developing cyberdefense capabilities regardless of whether the scope is industrial or military, corporate or State. However, despite the generation of policies to contribute to the synergy of protection, cybersecurity threats continue to grow, affecting all organizations regardless of their size. The article deals with the existing guidelines, policies and environments within the international framework of cybersecurity in the maritime environment and identifies how these are taken through particular measures to the environments of military maritime units.


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Author Biographies

Ferney Martínez, University of Castilla, La Mancha, Spain

Security and Audit Group, University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain.

Francisco Guevara, COTECMAR, Cartagena, Colombia

COTECMAR and Design Program Research Group (PRODIN), Cartagena, Colombia.

Luis Enrique Sánchez, University of Castilla, La Mancha, Spain

Security and Audit Group, University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain.

Antonio Santos-Olmo, University of Castilla, La Mancha, Spain

Security and Audit Group, University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain.


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How to Cite

Martínez, F., Guevara, F., Sánchez, L. E., & Santos-Olmo, A. (2023). Cybersecurity: a general framework in the maritime and military world. Ciencia Y tecnología De Buques, 17(33), 51–60. Retrieved from



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