Could a Hand-held EMP Device Threaten Cyber Security?
The ability to disable computers, cars, or other machinery from a distance without being easily detected has fascinated me for a long time. Years ago I worked for defense cub-contractor founded by engineers who had worked on the Airborne LASER Laboratory (ALL). They successfully used a LASER on board an airplane to shoot down drones. […]
Why The Possibility of an EMP Attack is a Bit Scary, and a Few Things You Can Do to Protect Your Electronics
I first heard of electromagnetic pulse or EMP attacks probably about twenty-five years ago. I had heard years ago of the possibility of EMP damage from an atmospheric nuclear explosion, but it was only fairly recently that I heard of EMP as a direct attack. Television and the movies show police stopping vehicles with EMP, […]