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This Hacker’s Tiny Device Unlocks Cars And Opens Garages

The $32 radio device, smaller than a cell phone, is designed to defeat the “rolling codes” security used in not only most modern cars and trucks’ keyless entry systems, but also in their alarm systems and in modern garage door openers.

The post This Hacker’s Tiny Device Unlocks Cars And Opens Garages appeared first on WIRED.

Patch Your OnStar iOS App to Avoid Getting Your Car Hacked

Patch Your OnStar iOS App to Avoid Getting Your Car Hacked

GM admits its fix for a wireless OnStar hack was incomplete and is urging iOS users to update their RemoteLink app.

The post Patch Your OnStar iOS App to Avoid Getting Your Car Hacked appeared first on WIRED.

This Hacked Kid’s Toy Opens Garage Doors in Seconds

This Hacked Kid’s Toy Opens Garage Doors in Seconds

Security researcher Samy Kamkar can crack some garages’ laughable safeguard codes in seconds, with little more than a hacked child’s toy.

The post This Hacked Kid’s Toy Opens Garage Doors in Seconds appeared first on WIRED.

This Little 3-D Printed Robot Cracks Combination Locks in 30 Seconds

This Little 3-D Printed Robot Cracks Combination Locks in 30 Seconds

An invasion of 3-D printed robots may be coming, capable of popping combination locks in as little as half a minute.

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