Phreaked Out: Car Hacking

In this episode of “Phreaked Out,” top security researchers in the the field of car hacking highlight security holes in automobile technology. In the simplest terms, hackers have discovered how to unlock a vehicles doors and to relieve you of documents or valuables. However, the researchers show how an experienced hacker can access your vehicles main computer system and take remote access of the automobile, including steering, accelerating, braking and cutting the ignition.  These exploits have gone unaddressed by American  auto manufacturers who are becoming increasingly aware of the threat.

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