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

Tuesday August 05, 2014

Hacker Says Passenger Jets At Risk Of Cyber Attack

So far today we've heard that cars will be hacked at Black Hat and now, according to this article, planes will be hacked too. I guess everyone will be walking to the convention this year. big grin

Cyber security researcher Ruben Santamarta says he has figured out how to hack the satellite communications equipment on passenger jets through their WiFi and inflight entertainment systems - a claim that, if confirmed, could prompt a review of aircraft security.