Cybersecurity, business, cyberwarfare, critical infrastructure, GPS, navigation systems | Homeland Security News Wire Cybersecurity, business, cyberwarfare, critical infrastructure, GPS, navigation systems | Homeland Security News Wire Hannelore Kraft, Minister-President of North Rhine-Westphalia, was impressed when, in summer 2015, Junior Professor Christina Pöpper demonstrated how easily hackers can manipulate the Global Positioning System (GP) and, consequently, every other navigation satellite system as well. The visit took place during the politician’s annual summer trip, in the course of which she got an insight into the current status of IT research at the Horst Görtz Institute.
Everything We Know About Ukraine's Power Plant Hack | WIRED WHEN THE US government demonstrated in 2007 how hackers could take down a power plant by physically destroying a generator with just 21 lines of code, many in the power industry dismissed the demo as far-fetched. Some even accused the government of faking the so-called Aurora Generator Test to scare the public.
Exposed HP LaserJet printers offer Anonymous FTP to the public | CSO Online Exposed HP LaserJet printers offer Anonymous FTP to the public | CSO Online Networked HP LaserJet printers, which have been made available to the public by the organizations hosting them, offer potential attackers a ready-made Anonymous FTP server. At present, there are thousands of these devices online.