Russia responsible for massive satellite system spoofing

Russia responsible for massive satellite system spoofing, study finds
By Alexandra Brzozowski
Targeted manipulation of global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) by Russia is a threat to aviation and maritime safety and underscores the country’s growing expertise in electronic warfare, a new study has found.
The report by the US Center for Advanced Defense (C4ADS), an NGO conducting data-driven analysis of conflict and security matters, analysed emerging electronic warfare (EW) activities that mimic or “spoof” authentic satellite systems to deliver false positioning information to aircraft and sea vessels in order to set them off course.
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