Can Hackers Make Drones Drop out of the Sky?

By on Dec 17, 2018

While Amazon hasn’t begun using autonomous drones to deliver packages (yet), the aerial technology is becoming more and more popular. Hobbyists, racers, photographers, and even police departments have registered more than 1 million drones with the FAA. But is the emerging technology secure? 

In the latest episode of “Hackable?”, host Geoff Siskind travels to Johns Hopkins University to investigate. Listen as Geoff flies three different drones while researchers bombard them with cyber attacks. Learn if hackers can make drones drop out of the sky! 

Listen now to the award-winning podcast Hackable? on Apple Podcasts. You don’t want to miss this high-flying episode.  

 


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