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Tag Archives: avionics

Aviation Security

– The loss of the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 flight MH370 has raised general interest in the issue of aircraft system security in addition to the usual focus on aircraft safety. While I did spend some time on the security of avionics in my book “Engineering Safe and Secure Software Systems”…

Hacking Avionics Systems

– A researcher has come up with exploits, as described in Zeljka Zorz’s April 10, 2013 blog post “Hacking airplanes with an Android phone,” which enable someone using a smart phone with particular apps to take over the flight management systems of aircraft … see…