Fifty years ago today, Tom Stafford, John Young, and Gene Cernan lifted off from launch pad 39B for their dress rehearsal of lunar landing. They would enter lunar orbit and use the Lunar Module to descend near but not all the way to the moon’s surface. Their successful mission cleared the way for Apollo 11 two months later.
Intel reports here on new side channel vulnerabilities.
Aviation Week reports here on the development process for the Boeing/Saab T-X trainer design, including their agile software development process.
Extremetech reports here on service outages for BMW’s CarPlay service.
CNN reports here on ransomware attacks on cities, including one on Baltimore that was launched a few days ago.
Aviation Week reports here on the 737 MAX angle-of-attack (AoA) indicator issue, including a possible issue with requirements and implementation of the warning indicator.
Extremetech reports here on the DroneBullet, a drone designed to seek and destroy another drone using kinetic impact.