ARMS Cyber™

AI Powered Maritime Cyber Risk Management, Assurance, and Threat Monitoring

Partnered with:

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Dryad Global and BlackBerry:

The Ultimate Maritime Cybersecurity Solution

Protecting People and Assets at Sea and Ashore

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Seeking a reliable solution to safeguard your ships and maritime investments from cyber threats?

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Are you looking to maximize your bandwidth and connectivity while guaranteeing top-notch security measures?

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Do you want to benefit from discounted maritime cyber insurance and a 24/7 expert cybersecurity team?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you need Dryad Global and BlackBerry’s Cylance® AI solutions.

Dryad Global is a prominent risk technology provider offering comprehensive security, operations, and threat intelligence solutions for the maritime industry.

Dryad Global has now added maritime malware protection and enhanced cybersecurity services to its ARMS portfolio, which is integrated with BlackBerry’s Cylance® AI, the industry’s first AI cybersecurity solution.

With this partnership, you can enjoy the following benefits:


Proactive detection and prevention of cyberattacks:

Cylance AI uses machine learning and artificial intelligence to identify and block malware and other threats before they can harm your systems. Cylance AI has a multi-year predictive advantage over other solutions, meaning it can stop new and unknown attacks that others can’t.

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Optimized bandwidth and connectivity:

Cylance AI does not need connectivity to protect your assets and people and is perfectly optimised for the maritime environment.

Cylance AI is lightweight and efficient, consuming up to 95% less CPU compared to competitors. This means you can save bandwidth and improve your network performance, while still having the best protection available.


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360-degree threat assessment and emergency response:

Cylance AI uses machine learning and artificial intelligence to identify and block malware and other threats before they can harm your systems. Cylance AI has a multi-year predictive advantage over other solutions, meaning it can stop new and unknown attacks that others can’t.


Discounted maritime cyber insurance:

Dryad Global has partnered with Beazley Insurance, a leading provider of maritime cyber insurance, to offer you exclusive discounts on your premiums. By using Dryad Global and BlackBerry’s Cylance AI solutions, you can demonstrate your commitment to cybersecurity and reduce your risk exposure.

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Dryad Global and BlackBerry’s Cylance AI solutions are suitable for diverse maritime sectors, including cargo, cruise, superyachts, and insurance. Whether you have a small or large fleet, you can trust Dryad Global and BlackBerry to safeguard your operational environments, assets, and data against cyber threats.

Don’t wait until it’s too late. Contact us today to find out how Dryad Global and BlackBerry can help you achieve optimal protection against current and future threats.

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Real-time threat detection and response

Dryad Global can monitor and analyze the network activity of its clients’ vessels and detect any suspicious or malicious behavior. Dryad Global can also respond quickly and effectively to any cyber incidents and provide guidance and support to its clients.

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Secure communication and collaboration

Dryad Global can enable its clients to communicate and collaborate securely with their crew, partners, and customers using BlackBerry’s encrypted messaging and voice solutions. Dryad Global can also provide secure access to email, contacts, calendar, and documents using BlackBerry’s productivity apps.

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Data protection and compliance

Dryad Global can help its clients protect their sensitive data from unauthorized access or leakage using BlackBerry’s data encryption and digital rights management solutions. Dryad Global can also help its clients comply with the IMO regulations and other industry standards on cyber security.

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Device management and control:

Dryad Global can help its clients manage and control their devices across different platforms and operating systems using BlackBerry’s unified endpoint management solution. Dryad Global can also help its clients enforce security policies and update software remotely.

ARMS™ - the connected solution for 21st Century Shipping.


The ARMS™ platform by Dryad Global is the first system to deliver integrated risk intelligence with lightning-fast critical security communications direct to CSOs on shore and Captains at sea.

ARMS Cyber™ utilises the core ARMS platform to deliver an end-end fleet security management solution. It’s designed by our team of professional mariners who have senior-level experience operating across the US Coast Guard, Governments, Militaries and Prime commercial clients.  

Designed by mariners for mariners, easy install and extremely low system overhead.  It just woks silently for you to protect your people, assets and reputation. 

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ARMS Cyber

Cyber security management system for ships & cyber assurance for vessels and shore based operations

  • Complete maritime cyber security from shore to sea
  • Full network assurance
  • Immediate detection of cyber threats to prevent maritime cyber attacks before they escalate
  • Shipboard vulnerability scanning
  • IMO 2021, NIST and flag state standard
  • Threat monitoring
  • Maritime specific threat library
  • Incident response ready




One System. 3 Parts.
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ARMS Fleet Manager

Risk Management and real time intelligence for shore based operators.

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ARMS Shipboard

Real time and ultra-low bandwidth connectivity.

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ARMS Cyber

Vessel cyber security, cyber assurance and cybersecurity threat monitoring  for vessels and shore based facilities.

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Notifications and menus for Flag State, Class Society Company and Government Agencies



24/7 Intelligence through Dryad Global's  exclusive, state of the art intelligence hub. Latest analysis of Port, Maritime and crew-transfer country risks.


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Communicate directly with crews of managed fleets and send secure information updates on risks (with connected ARMS SbTM system )

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Geo Fencing

Create user defined geo-fence boundaries for fleet notifications and sending information to fleets.*

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Clearly display and interrogate NAVTEX and other warnings on world view.  Create own warnings and send to vessels*

Discover why ARMS Cyber is right for you 


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By Mariners, for Mariners; Low Interference - Easy Implementation

  • Small portable device to scan shipboard networks for known network vulnerabilities and provide mitigation recommendations

  • If you are using ARMS ShipboardTM  you already have all you need!


Secure your Networks. Monitor and Respond.

  • Monitoring critical shipboard IT/OT networks for cybersecurity threats in real time.

  • Network security designs

  • Security Audits and Assessments

  • Penetration Testing and ethical Hacking

Assurance - Reporting 

  • Standardised reports lets you know your vulnerability status and system health

  • Monitor from ashore in real time


The Cultural Element

No system is safe if the people are not educated, trained and rehearsed. The culture you set in your business is your marker of success.

This is why we put so much emphasis on training and empowering your people to protect themselves and your reputation. 


Experts in the field

Why do shipowners and operators, superyacht management companies and captains choose Dryad Global time after time to safeguard their maritime security needs?


  • Extensive Naval, Defence and US Coast Guard experience

  • Constantly evolving state of the art technology on ship and on land

  • Proven cybersecurity expertise

  • Streamlined uniform assessment

  • Effecient and effective delivery of reports and assessments

  • ARMS platform is portable, adaptable and flexible to your needs

  • Low cost, but high value risk mitigation


Discover how ARMS Cyber TM is right for you 


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More than
Due Diligence

we guide commercial decisions with actionable reporting and recommendations beyond ISPS and BMP5

Expert analysis


access our team of experts with decades of experience in intelligence and operations throughout the world

Security Brokerage


armed guards and SEVs-  we understand the market