"According to the engineer, the GPS system is one of the easiest to manipulate, making it a huge vulnerability. However, it appears that the United States was already aware of potential problems with GPS. Papers such as this one pointed out by The Register detail why the GPS is so susceptible to the spoofing attack, including information for both military and civilian attacks."
I wonder – if GPS is that susceptible, why hasn't it hit mainstream geek coverage yet?
Today in U.S. drones: GPS spoof attack in Iran, ACLU worried at home
A U.S. drone that veered off course and landed in Iran last week is said to have been hacked using a GPS spoofing attack, the Christian Science Monitor reported today. Also today, the American Civi……