Security Researcher Shows How To Remotely Hijack Airplanes With Android Phones [VIDEO]

Amsterdam’s Hack in the Box security conference regularly offers us a fascinating insight into what can ensue when modern tech is pushed to the very limit, and today, seasoned security professional Hugo Teso has certainly done that. Drawing upon twelve years as an airline pilot before his transition to the bustling world of tech security, Teso demonstrated just how easy it could be to essentially take control of a plane remotely using little more than an Android smartphone. While infinitely cool, it’s also worrying how unsecure some airline software systems currently are, and although Teso…

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