Malware-Infected Computer May Have Played Role in Spanair Crash

Malware Forensics: Investigating and Analyzing Malicious Code
Several anonymous readers have pointed us to the news that Spanish authorities are investigating whether malware may have played a role in the crash of Spanair Flight JK 5002 in 2008 that killed 154 of its 172 passengers and crew. It seems that a computer system residing in Spanair's HQ that records aircraft faults was infected with multiple Trojans.

Source: Planet Data

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