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Supervised Team Of College Hackers Expose GPS Vulnerability

Hackers at the University of Texas at Austin are shedding some light on the vulnerability of technology many people depend on in today’s world – the Global Positioning System (GPS).

08/26/2013

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UT Researchers Use GPS ‘Spoofing’ To Divert $80M Yacht

University of Texas researchers have found a way to divert an $80 million yacht from its course using a custom-made GPS device in an experiment highlighting the potential threat to maritime travel.

07/30/2013

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Thieves Steal Cadillac GPS Navigation Systems

Thieves struck at a car dealership in Denton. In the end, the windows on several Cadillac vehicles were smashed and their radio navigation systems stolen.

CBSDFW.COM–09/28/2012