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‘How to buy resilient PNT’ – DHS provides guidance

‘How to buy resilient PNT’ – DHS provides guidance

image: RNT Foundation What's New: The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency at DHS has developed and issued guidance about how to procure resilient PNT services. Why It's Important: While it doesn't tell users what systems to get or what to do, it does...

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North Korea Jamming GPS Again – The Korea Herald

North Korea Jamming GPS Again – The Korea Herald

Image: Shutterstock What's New: A report of North Korea jamming GPS signals across the border. This is the first report we have seen of them doing this since 2016. Why It's Important: North Korea uses GPS jamming to antagonize its adversaries, much as Russia is doing...

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Space Force re-thinking GPS? – from Defense News

Space Force re-thinking GPS? – from Defense News

Image: Shutterstock What's New: Space Force seems to be wanting to re-think GPS.  Why It's Important: GPS is a great space-based system, yet it has it's drawbacks. The satellites are big and really expensive They are built really well, but that means they last a long...

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What Copilot AI says about GPS vulnerability

What Copilot AI says about GPS vulnerability

Image: Shutterstock - Interesting. The man in this stock photo looks a bit like our friend Vint Cerf at Google. What's New - This morning we noticed Microsoft 360 had put an icon on our computer tool bar for "Copilot, your everyday AI companion."  - We are not really...

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The race to back up vulnerable GPS – SpaceNews

The race to back up vulnerable GPS – SpaceNews

Image: U.S. Space Force What's New: Interesting article that explores some space-based and a few non-space-based options to backup GPS. Why It's Important: GPS is critical to so many technologies it is a "single point of failure" according to one National Security...

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Air Force Demonstrating eLoran, 50 years after Loran-D

Air Force Demonstrating eLoran, 50 years after Loran-D

Image: U. S. Coast Guard What's New: An Air Force press release about an eLoran demonstration, along with some surprising statements about future deployment and use. Why It's Important: The U.S. government has been talking about GPS vulnerability, a backup and...

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OCX delayed a year… again (really?) – Breaking Defense

OCX delayed a year… again (really?) – Breaking Defense

Image: U.S. Space Force What's New: The new, cybersecure ground segment for GPS has been delayed another year.  Why It's Important: Improved cybersecurity and fully enabling M-Code for military users hinges upon having OCX in place.  What Else to Know: Space Force has...

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2023 – The year of GPS jamming and spoofing

2023 – The year of GPS jamming and spoofing

Image: GPSJam.org What's New: We found a YouTube site with time lapse videos of GPSJam.org for 2022, 2023, and to date in 2024. It helped us realize how bad things have gotten. And especially the increase in activity during 2023. Why It's Important: At some point...

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