Tag Archives: Weaponized Drone

Man allegedly used drone to pelt ex-girlfriend’s home with bombs

In the aftermath of a breakup, people can lose all reason and taking irresponsible action — whether it be cutting up an ex-partner’s clothes, throwing out their possessions, or scratching their car. In extreme cases, drones, otherwise known as unmanned … Continue reading

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Drones + Weapons? FAA Says That’s a No-No

Before you attach a flamethrower or other weapon to a drone, the Federal Aviation Administration is reminding pilots that would be a big mistake. Flying a drone with a weapon on the device is a crime that carries a $25,000 … Continue reading

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Researchers warn open sky drone policy poses cybercriminal risk

On Wednesday, academics from Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and Fujitsu System Integration Laboratories revealed the results of a new study which examined over 200 techniques and technologies which are currently in use to detect and disable drones. … Continue reading

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The counter-drone conundrum

For years, security experts have warned about the myriad threats presented by consumer-grade unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), commonly referred to as drones. Aside from UAVs being used to carry out physical attacks on crowds of innocent civilians or against targeted … Continue reading

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