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Ships Are Vulnerable to Hackers and Sabotage

Posted on December 9th, 2015.

A security researcher has revealed that a particular model of a Voyage Data Recorder (VDR), or a ship’s black box, put bluntly, is vulnerable to hackers who can track a ship’s route. Just as significantly, the device is also vulnerable to tampering or sabotage by anyone who can access the device, including its crew. Tech-saavy pirates...