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Traffic lights system hacked in Michigan

2014/08/20

Softpedia - (Michigan) A team of researchers in Michigan conducted an experiment and were able to access nearly 100 wirelessly networked traffic lights and cameras and found that the network can be easily accessed because of a lack of encryption, vulnerability to known exploits, and default logins and passwords.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Traffic-Lights-System-Hacked-in-Michigan-455713.shtml

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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