Protecting vulnerable targets from attacks involving unmanned aircraft systems is a common topic with critical infrastructure, homeland security, defense, and law enforcement personnel.  The United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism published a good practices guide that includes an overview of terrorist threats posed by UAS to vulnerable targets, as well as risk mitigation and response.

Publication Date- 2022

The good practices guide contains the following sections:

  • The terrorist threat posed by UAS to vulnerable targets
  • Vulnerable targets’ exposure to UAS-related terrorist attacks
  • Risk mitigation and response: stakeholders’ roles and good practices
  • References

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Author–  United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism

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