Small supplier Trojan risk rife in transport: cyber report

October 8, 2019 0

Half of all state-sponsored cyber attacks will be aiming to steal sensitive data from the world’s richest countries and will often target their transport infrastructure through supply chain vulnerabilities, according to a new ‘Who’s Who’ […]


Airports 'ill-equipped for major cyber attack'

May 16, 2018 0

New research has found that airports are ill-equipped to deal with a major cyber attack and that remote tower technology could represent a major vulnerability. The PA Consulting Group report, ‘Overcome the Silent Threat’, blames […]


Eurocontrol to head rapid reaction cyber force

April 6, 2017 0

Europe’s air navigation safety agency Eurocontrol is to head a centre of cyber excellence to combat the increasing number of malicious attacks on the ATM network. The European Air Traffic Management Computer Emergency Response Team (EATM-CERT) […]


ICAO summit prescribes cyber security approach

April 5, 2017 0

Every nation should assess the risk that cyber terrorism poses to its civil aviation industry, build its own capability to address such threats and ensure that the laws that govern such crimes are fit for purpose, according […]


Airbus, SITA team on advanced cyber security

April 3, 2017 0

Airbus and SITA have launched new Security Operations Centre Services customised for the specific needs of the air transport industry. These new incident detection services will provide airlines, airports and other air transport industry stakeholders […]


European fragmentation hampering cyber effort

March 28, 2017 0

EU institutions should assume a co-ordination role in order to harmonise cyber protection rules across Europe’s manufacturers, airlines, airports and air navigation service providers, according to one aircraft safety expert. “Security is a chain. You […]


Cryptography could protect against cyber attacks

March 27, 2017 0

Russian engineers have developed a cryptographic scheme for ensuring the integrity and imitation protection of air navigation infrastructure from cyber attacks. Research and development business Digital Radio Technical Systems (CRTS) said it is now possible […]