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Hacked Colonial Pipeline is restarting after cyberattack

It will take about two weeks for gasoline in Houston to reach East Coast stations

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More about DarkSide, the criminal gang suspected in pipeline cyberattack

They're one player in a burgeoning field of hackers based in the Soviet bloc

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Hacked pipeline down for third day; 'strong odds' of higher gas prices

Ransomware attack has shippers lining up tankers and trucks

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Colonial pipeline halts operations after cyberattack

The pipeline delivers roughly 45% of all fuel consumed on the East Coast

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Russian pleads guilty to targeting Tesla with bribery-ransomware plot

Could have been an intelligence operation, but FBI hasn't claimed ties to Kremlin

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F1 Williams team unveils its new car after hackers foil the launch

'A livery inspired by Williams’ all-conquering cars of the 1980s and 1990s'

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Ex-Uber exec charged with covering up hacking of 57 million customers' info

But he helped capture the hackers, his lawyer says

A former Uber executive was charged Thursday in federal court on allegations that he arranged to pay hackers $100,000 to cover up a high-tech heist that stole the personal information about 57 million of the ride-hailing service’s users and drivers during 2016. The criminal complaint filed Thursday against Joseph Sullivan, Uber's former chief security officer, alleges that the hackers shared the data with a third person — who may still have it. Sullivan, 52, previously served as an assistant

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How a hacked Jeep Cherokee led to increased security from cyber carjackers

'Things are just not that easy for us in the auto industry'

When researchers remotely hacked a Jeep Cherokee in 2015, slowing it to a crawl in the middle of a U.S. highway, the portal the hackers used was an infotainment system made by supplier Harman International. Harman, now part of Samsung Electronics , has since developed its own cybersecurity product, and bought Israel-based cybersecurity company TowerSec for $70 million to help it overhaul manufacturing processes and scrutinize third-party supplier software. The expensive efforts have

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Russian guys make a wheel out of printer paper

What to do should we ever run out of rubber?

What to do should we ever run out of rubber?

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Researchers hack a self-driving car by putting stickers on street signs

Researchers printed up stickers to fool machine vision into thinking a stop sign was a speed limit sign.

Senate bill would secure the 'internet of things,' from cars to fridges

A bid to force manufacturers to make cars and other devices more secure.

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Hyundai mobile app exposed cars to high-tech thieves

TORONTO - Software vulnerabilities in a Hyundai app that lets a car be started remotely made the company's vehicles susceptible to high-tech thieves for three months before the company fixed the bug in March, a cyber security firm said on Tuesday. Hyundai introduced a flaw in a Dec. 8 update to the mobile app for its Blue Link connected car software that made it possible for car thieves to locate vulnerable vehicles, unlock and start them, said Tod Beardsley, research director with cy

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CIA will hack your car, kill you with it? A look at Wikileaks claim

Vehicle hacking has been around for years.

Wherever there are computers, there are hackers.

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BMW thwarts car thief by remotely locking him in a 5 series

Bad boys, whatcha gonna do when BMW comes for you?

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SF Muni ransomware hack meant free rides last weekend

The hacker, who wanted $73,000 in bitcoin, was hacked back.

A ransomware attack by a hacker left Muni keeping its turnstiles open for free rides on Saturday.

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Hackers arrested after stealing more than 30 Jeeps in Texas

Thieves used FCA DealerCONNECT software to carry out their crimes.

Over a six month period, a pair of hackers broke into and stole more than 30 vehicles in the Houston area.

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