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Cars That Talk to Each Other Are Much Easier to Spy On

Cars That Talk to Each Other Are Much Easier to Spy On

All that wireless chatter could make vehicles far easier and cheaper to track.

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When Security Experts Gather to Talk Consensus, Chaos Ensues

When Security Experts Gather to Talk Consensus, Chaos Ensues

Tension between researchers and vendors over the disclosure of software security vulnerabilities has raged for two decades. A meeting to address that tension further highlighted the tension.

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Hackers Could Heist Semis by Exploiting This Satellite Flaw

Hackers Could Heist Semis by Exploiting This Satellite Flaw

Remember the opening scene of the first Fast and Furious film? Heists like these could become easier to pull off.

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Hacker’s Tweet Reignites Ugly Battle Over Security Holes

Hacker’s Tweet Reignites Ugly Battle Over Security Holes

The tweet that got a hacker banned from a flight has evoked a heated debate on the Cold War between security researchers and the industries whose faults they expose.

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