Mrt 26 2016

Dodgy software will bork America’s F-35 fighters until at least 2019

Gepubliceerd door JSFNieuws.nl om 17:10 onder Global F35 News

IT News Magazine reports about the software troubles of the F-35, telling us that the “Trillion dollar fleet offers literal Blue Screen of Death…….

The (f-35) aircraft, which is supposed to reinvigorate the American military’s air power, is suffering numerous problems, largely down to flaws in the F-35’s operating system. These include straightforward code crashes, having to reboot the radar every four hours, and serious security holes in the code.

Michael Gilmore, the Pentagon’s director of operational test and evaluation, reported that the latest F-35 operating system has 931 open, documented deficiencies, 158 of which are Category 1 – classified as those that could cause death, severe injury, or severe illness.

“The limited and incomplete F-35 cybersecurity testing accomplished to date has nonetheless revealed deficiencies that cannot be ignored,” Gilmore said in his testimony (see this LINK for complete tekst)

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Dodgy software will bork America’s F-35 fighters until at least 2019

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