GCN Tech Blog

By GCN Staff

Blog archive

Explosions in the sky

The Pentagon has posted a video of the Navy strike of the defunct USA 193 satellite:



As more than a few bloggers have noted, this exercise (as well as a similar Chinese mission a year ago) has shown how easy it could be to take down satellites during times of war. Theoretically speaking, of course.

Posted by Joab Jackson on Feb 22, 2008 at 9:39 AM


Featured

  • FCW Perspectives
    zero trust network

    Can government get to zero trust?

    Today's hybrid infrastructures and highly mobile workforces need the protection zero trust security can provide. Too bad there are obstacles at almost every turn.

  • Cybersecurity
    Rep. Jim Langevin (D-R.I.) at the Hack the Capitol conference Sept. 20, 2018

    NDAA process is now loaded with Solarium cyber amendments

    Much of the Cyberspace Solarium Commission's agenda is being pushed into this year's defense authorization process, including its crown jewel idea of a national cyber director.

Stay Connected

Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.