Thursday, August 01, 2019
Could hackers cause a highway 9/11 event?
Gannett’s Detroit Free Press reports on vulnerabilities that could lead to sudden mass road casualties from a foreign attack on Internet-connected vehicles, especially Jeep Cherokees, story by Eric D. Lawrence.
This is backed up by a Consumer Watchdog report which advocates giving motorists a kill switch.
My own Ford Focus is not Internet connected as far as I know.