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US in-flight internet could be hacked, watchdog warns

“Wireless systems used by passengers on planes in the US could be hacked to access flight controls, a federal watchdog agency has warned.

A report by the US Government Accountability Office (GAO) said it is one of several emerging security threats not being dealt with properly.

It comes as air traffic control is modernised to use satellite technology.”

Source: US in-flight internet could be hacked, watchdog warns – BBC News

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