40988413 story Researchers Find Crippling Flaws In Global GPS 179 Posted by samzenpus on Sunday December 09, 2012 @09:59PM from the where-in-the-world dept. mask.of.sanity writes "Researchers have developed attacks capable of crippling Global Positioning System infrastructure critical to the navigation of a host of military and civilian technologies including planes, ships and unamed drones. The novel remote attacks can be made against consumer and professional-grade receivers using $2500 worth of custom-built equipment. Researchers from Carnegie Mellon University and Coherent Navigation detailed the attacks in a paper. (pdf)"