Drones-backs will save the world from the drones hackers
Created: August 3, 2016
Experts in the field of cyber security companies Bishop Fox said about the threat of the use of quadrocopters at hacker attacks and come up with their own drone-defender. It is reported by Financial Times.
The official said the department cybersecurity Bishop Fox Francis Brown (Francis Brown), modern UAVs - a kind of "laptops that can fly." With his research team he has developed quadrocopter, which specializes in security check of connection and protection from the "enemy" drones. Such UAVs could be used to assess the level of wireless security and short-range networks, such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.
One of Brown's project participants David Latimer (David Latimer) announced today that the big companies are not prepared for the threat of drone-hackers. "UAV can simply land on the roof, sitting there by connecting to the internal network, and easily read keystrokes keyboard", - said Latimer.
Bishop Fox Company presented its development drone defender at the annual conference in Las Vegas Black Hat, where professionals in the field of cybersecurity talk about the vulnerabilities that they have found, and how to deal with them.