30 Jan 2018
US military to review policies after fitness tracker exposes base locations – Channel 9 News
By Tom Uren
According to Tom Uren, cyber security expert from the Australian Strategic Policy Institute’s ‘International Cyber Policy Centre’, the discovery revealed potentially unknown bases. “It’s one thing to be able to see people walking in and out of offices in Canberra…it’s another thing to know where people run, where they go into buildings, and what buildings are important.” He described the map as piece of a puzzle “bad actors would try and use to further their ends”. “Anything that gives you a pattern of life can be used against you by bad actors. It makes it easier, and when you are making it easier for your opposition, that’s never a great thing.”
Check out the interview here.