Hackers can hack away at the on-board computer of an aircraft to control it with an ordinary Android smartphone.
This was disclosed on Thursday by the magazine Forbes quoting a study by Hugo Teso. Such a scenario was demonstrated in detail at the end of a conference "Hack in the box" for developers of computer protection in Amsterdam . The author of the study is a security consultant for a German company, as well as a commercial pilot in his second profession. In his research, Teso wanted to prove that the systems of protection that are installed on most modern aircraft are very vulnerable
Source: Voice of Russia.