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12Israeli cyber-security researchers remotely hack a car

Zubie, An Aftermarket Device, Left Vehicle Vulnerable

Former members of an Israeli intelligence unit dedicated to thwarting cyber crimes announced Friday they had remotely hacked into a vehicle that contained an aftermarket device with a big security hole.

5Risk of cyber-threats may increase as cars load up on computers, active controls

"You can have everything super-secure, but one part can compromise everything in the car, including safety." – Walter Buga

13Auto industry continues to grapple with challenges of cyber threats

A car is no longer a car. It's a computer with wheels and an engine.

1Auto Industry Continues To Grapple With Challenges Of Cyber Threats

Cars can be as easily hacked as a computer

Today's new cars come equipped with dozens of microcomputers connected by a network and run everything from infotainment systems to the engine itself. Like any other computer system, the units inside our cars are vulnerable. Hackers can infiltrate these systems. Once they're inside, they can do anything from steal your data to control your car.

18Hackers Can Tinker With Traffic Lights, Other Road Systems

New research shows how easy it is to infiltrate key traffic-control systems

The next time Gov. Chris Christie wants to create traffic problems on the George Washington Bridge, he may have more sophisticated options than an old-fashioned study.

162Expert Explains How He Hacked Two Cars For Research

His work on automotive cyber threats has one U.S. senator asking questions

Chris Valasek isn't your traditional gearhead. He doesn't care about the horsepower of his engine. He doesn't change his own oil. "I don't even get my oil changed," he confesses.

16Hackers Offer Advice To Automakers On How To Prevent Attacks

They're the first researchers to publish coding and details of automotive cyber experiment

Automotive hackers commandeered control of a Ford Escape and Toyota Prius during a recent experiment, and using data culled from the experiment came up with some tips on how automakers can block hackers from gaining access to cars.

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