Report: Iran Using GPS ‘Spoofing’ in Gulf, Strait of Hormuz

According to a new report, Iran is using GPS interference or "spoofing" targeting foreign ships to encourage them to sail into Iranian waters.

Iran has been using GPS jammers to try and “spoof” commercial vessels into traveling through Iranian waters so they can seize them, according to federal officials.

The US Maritime Administration issued a new warning Wednesday for vessels operating in the Persian Gulf, Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman — urging them to be wary.

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