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Fiat Chrysler recalls SUVs to prevent remote hacking


Securityweek - (National) Fiat Chrysler Automobiles issued a recall September 7 for approximately 7,810 model year 2015 Jeep Renegade vehicles equipped with 6.5 inch touchscreens due to a vulnerability in its Uconnect system that exposed the vehicle to remote cyber-attacks. Affected customers will receive a USB device containing software updates, as well as additional security features.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:25:09