Cranes Behaving Badly: Hackers Can Easily Take Control of Construction Cranes

KENDALL JONES | January 25, 2019

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Early last week, cybersecurity firm Trend Micro released a report based on a two-year research project exploiting vulnerabilities they found in radio frequency (RF) remote controllers used to operate construction equipment like cranes and excavators. So, how easy was it for Trend Micro’s research team to hijack the RF signals and take control of the cranes?

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