Aviation Faces Increasing Cybersecurity Scrutiny
Dark Reading, August 22nd, 2019
September 1, 2019,
Volume 257, Issue 4

Some aviation experts and security researchers are trying to foster closer alliances for securing airplane networks

Kelly Jackson Higgins writes in Dark Reading, "Aircraft control-system circuit boards and electronics littered a long table around which hackers tinkered with the mostly retired avionics equipment components, including cockpit display units and in-flight entertainment systems. The goal of this hands-on station - part of the inaugural Aviation Village at DEF CON 27 earlier this month in Las Vegas - was to give white-hat hackers a rare opportunity to learn how on-board airplane electronic devices operate and communicate..."

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