Electromagnetic Attack: Is Your Infrastructure and Data at Risk?

by Michael Hayden
Sept. 1, 2017 0 comments SANS Institute threats/vulnerabilities

The general population’s fascination with esoteric, state-of-the-art weapons is quite real. The movies are full of ray guns, phasors, disintegration rays real and imagined. Recently email, eHeadlines and even spam promise a variety of new futuristic ways to attack the infrastructure, network and your data security. Do It Yourself (DIY) books are available and describe the construction of ion weapons, lasers and particle beam weapons that promise destruction at a distance.