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5 Lessons From the Summer of Epic Car Hacks

5 Lessons From the Summer of Epic Car Hacks

For the last three months, car hackers’ terrifying abilities have been on full display. Now we filter out the fear and focus on what we’ve learned.

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GM Took 5 Years to Fix a Full-Takeover Hack in Millions of OnStar Cars

GM Took 5 Years to Fix a Full-Takeover Hack in Millions of OnStar Cars

A post-mortem on the first known remote car hacking technique.

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Chrysler Gets Flak For Patching Hack Via Mailed USB

Chrysler Gets Flak For Patching Hack Via Mailed USB

The company is asking its users to commit a security sin: Plugging a USB drive they receive in the mail into a sensitive computer.

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Chrysler and Harman Hit With a Class Action Complaint After Jeep Hack

Chrysler and Harman Hit With a Class Action Complaint After Jeep Hack

If the complaint is certified as a class action, it could snowball into a case with more than a million potential plaintiffs.

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Patch Your Chrysler Vehicle Now Against a Wireless Hacking Technique

Patch Your Chrysler Vehicle Now Against a Wireless Hacking Technique

Chrysler has quietly released a fix for a gaping security flaw that could allow its vehicles to be remotely hacked. Here’s how to get it.

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Hackers Remotely Kill a Jeep on the Highway—With Me in It

Hackers Remotely Kill a Jeep on the Highway—With Me in It

I was driving 70 mph on the edge of downtown St. Louis when the exploit began to take hold.

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