Crashing a $1,000 Drone by Hacking the 3D Manufacturing System

Crashing a $1,000 Drone by Hacking the 3D Manufacturing System

By Waqas

IN THE DEMO, RESEARCHERS SHOWED HOW A $1,000 3D QUADCOPTER UAV DRONE CAN BE HACKED AND DESTROYED WITHIN FEW SECONDS. 

As time passes the use of 3D devices is increasing. It’s not only that 3D devices are user-friendly but also helpful for medical and technological purposes. With advances comes flaws and this time researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU), the University of South Alabama and Singapore University of Technology and Design have demonstrated how 3D Manufacturing Systems also known as 3D additive manufacturing (AM) system can be hacked.

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