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FAA Computers Still Vulnerable To Cyberattack

WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal Aviation Administration computer systems remain vulnerable to cyber attacks despite improvements in the past year, according to a new government review.

The Department of Transportation's inspector general says the FAA has taken steps to install more sophisticated systems to detect cyber intrusions in some air traffic control facilities, but most sites have not been upgraded.

There is no timetable yet to complete the project. But FAA spokeswoman Laura Brown says the agency is working on one and will notify the IG with that information soon.
    

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