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Boeing 757's Flight Controls Are HACKED Remotely While On The Runway... Without The Knowledge Of The Pilots

A group of security researchers remotely hacked a Boeing 757 aircraft without the knowledge of the pilots.

A Homeland Security cyber investigator managed to take over the passenger jet on the runway at the airport in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

But a Boeing official has downplayed the incident saying the test is unlikely to indicate a major threat to airliners, adding:

“I'm not afraid to fly.”