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OwnStar attack now aimed at BMW, Chrysler, Mercedes cars

2015/08/14

Threatpost - (International) A security researcher who developed a Raspberry Pi-based device to intercept traffic between GM vehicles and the OnStar RemoteLink app reported that BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Chrysler vehicles were also vulnerable to attacks due to similar respective mobile app failures to validate Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificates.

Source: https://threatpost.com/ownstar-attack-now-aimed-at-bmw-chrysler-mercedes-cars/114283

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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