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The Real Threat of Drone Cyber Attacks

The Real Threat of Drone Cyber Attacks
Author: Taylor Sinatra, AeroDefense Development Team Lead Cyber attacks are almost never as straightforward as implied by television and movies. Hackers typically don’t just wake up, sit at their computers, and infiltrate a system or bring it down. For example, hacking into a bank by a completely virtual approach can be quite challenging and time consuming. On the other hand, getting bank staff to insert a compromised USB device into a computer circumvents many security protocols and allows the hacker direct access to the network. Oftentimes it is easier to trick someone into bypassing...
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[INFOGRAPHIC] 3 Tips for Evaluating Mobile Drone Detection Systems

[INFOGRAPHIC] 3 Tips for Evaluating Mobile Drone Detection Systems
Mobile drone detection systems are becoming more popular as we continue to see drone threats pop up everywhere. But not all systems are created equal. Keep in mind mobile drone detection systems aren't just installed temporarily at a location then moved to another. They can also utilize a mobile command vehicle or marine vessel to detect in motion or expand the range of a fixed deployment. Here are three things you should definitely consider when comparing these technologies. Learn about AeroDefense's mobile drone detection system options.
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Drones and Public Safety: An Interview with a Deputy Chief of Police

Drones and Public Safety: An Interview with a Deputy Chief of Police
Drones continue to pose public safety concerns, and law enforcement is taking notice. In this article we’ll interview Tracy Basterrechea, Deputy Chief of Police (DCOP) for Meridian PD, about drones and public safety best practices. Minimize Your Risk Before we get to the interview though, let’s talk about being proactive when it comes to drone threats. Sometimes we hear people say, “If a drone is going to attack, there is no stopping it.” While this may be true in certain situations, consider this. More often than not, bad actors will prepare for an attack/mission by going to the act...
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Customer Success Story: MetLife Stadium

Customer Success Story: MetLife Stadium
MetLife Stadium is constantly striving to ensure the safety and security of its guests and in 2017 began to evaluate many different types of drone detection systems, including radar, radio frequency (RF), acoustic, and camera systems. Find out why MetLife Stadium chose AirWarden to provide an early warning system for drones. Download the case study to learn more, including why RF was the preferred system type. GET YOUR COPY hbspt.forms.create({ portalId: '2039414', formId: 'c387d5f9-b1b8-47b8-9649-f32e66fbee4f', })
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A Candid Overview – The Ethics of Drone Detection

A Candid Overview – The Ethics of Drone Detection
Our Founder and CEO, Linda Ziemba, has been working in the technology industry from the very beginning of her career and in 2004 entered the security industry, specifically internet security. Fast forward a bit to 2015 when she saw drones interfere with California firefighters trying to control wildfires and save lives, crash-land in front of Angela Merkel, and end up in the stands of the US Tennis Open. (more…)
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FREE Download: 2019/2020 Drone Detection RFP Template

FREE Download: 2019/2020 Drone Detection RFP Template
The intricacies of drone detection technology and the regulatory environment that surrounds them create an often confusing scenario for organizations to navigate. Not to mention a drone detection system is (or will be) an integral part of your security playbook responsible for protecting people and/or infrastructure. Therefore the decision of selecting the right technology and vendor is crucial. Knowing all the right questions to ask before making a decision is key for a thorough evaluation. It may seem on the surface that drone detection systems are very similar, but there are important dif...
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