Airbus boarded by 12 nation-state, crimeware 'breaches' every year

State-sponsored hackers will do ‘everything’ to get in, says CISO.

Darren Pauli

Airbus chief security officer Stephane Lenco says the company is hit by successful state-sponsored and ransomware attacks a dozen times each year.

The attacks aren’t full breaches, instead representing penetration beyond simple scanning trigger a response from the aviation giant’s security and computer emergency response team.

Speaking at the Australian Cyber Security Centre Conference (ACSC 2016) in Canberra today, Lenco said state-sponsored hackers and terrorists as the company’s chief threat actors.

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