Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday April 22, 2014

Satellite Communication Systems Are Rife With Security Flaws

No problem, if we can't patch them, we'll just send a crew up to fix the satellites in orbit or remote detonate them. big grin

"If one of these affected devices can be compromised, the entire SATCOM infrastructure could be at risk," the researchers said. "Ships, aircraft, military personnel, emergency services, media services, and industrial facilities (oil rigs, gas pipelines, water treatment plants, wind turbines, substations, etc.) could all be impacted by these vulnerabilities."