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Carmakers Accelerate Security Efforts after Hacking Stunts

Carmakers Accelerate Security Efforts after Hacking Stunts

Security researchers recently demonstrated several tricks for hacking into cars in order to take control of components such as the stereo and windshield wipers, and even the engine and brakes. In one example, a pair of experts remotely deactivated the braking system …Continue reading

Drivers Push Tesla’s Autopilot Beyond Its Abilities

Enthusiastic Tesla owners cheered last Wednesday when the company enabled the use of an automated driving system, called Autopilot, in its Model S all-electric sedans. The wireless update of vehicles to Version 7.0 of Tesla software—which allows properly equipped cars to steer, …Continue reading

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