Hackers could take control of planes remotely and force them to crash, says expert

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    http://www.news.com.au/technology/r...ks-to-aeroplanes/story-e6frfrnr-1226033003093

    AEROPLANES could be taken over by remote control and forced to crash with the use of newly invented computer software.
    Cyber attacks are now viewed by experts as the second-biggest risk to aviation behind natural disasters.
    Representatives from Qantas and Virgin Airlines were warned of the threat at the Asia-Pacific Aviation Security Conference in Hong Kong.

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