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It Takes Just $200 to Tie Cell Networks in Knots

LAS VEGAS— Most of the attacks featured at the Black Hat conference in Las Vegas hinge on stealing money, exfiltrating data, or, in extreme cases, blowing up factories with bubbles[1].
Altaf Shaik, the principal security researcher at Kaitiaki Labs, ha…

Satellite Communications Hacks Are Real, And They're Terrifying

LAS VEGAS— Where fiber and cell phones can’t reach, satellite communications (SATCOM[1]) systems pick up the slack. At the Black Hat[2] security conference in Las Vegas, a security researcher demonstrated that not only are SATCOM systems vulnerable to …