SkyGrabber
SkyGrabber
Developer(s) SkySoftware incl. Andrew Solonikov
Stable release
2.9.3 / March 5, 2010; 8 years ago (2010-03-05)
Operating system Microsoft Windows
Available in English & Russian
Type Computer surveillance/Packet analyzer
License Shareware
Website www.skygrabber.com

SkyGrabber is a software from the Russian company SkySoftware which accepts input from a digital satellite tuner card for hard drive recording.

History

It was used by Iraqi insurgents from the group Kata'ib Hezbollah to intercept MQ-1 Predator drone video feeds, which were not encrypted.[1][2] The encryption for the feeds was removed for performance reasons.[3]

See also

References

  1. ^ Cole, Siobhan Gorman, Yochi J. Dreazen and August. "Insurgents Hack U.S. Drones". WSJ. Retrieved .
  2. ^ "Iraq rebels 'hack into US drones'". BBC. 2009-12-17. Retrieved .
  3. ^ "Iraqi insurgents hacked Predator drone feeds, U.S. official indicates - CNN.com". Retrieved .

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