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Firewalls can't protect today's connected cars


Computerworld - (International) Security and automotive experts reported on the risks associated with Internet-enabled vehicles, including a lack of operational security and multiple access wireless access points to vehicles' controller area networks (CAN). The researchers recommended alternate approaches to vehicle security such as encrypted CAN messaging or detection-software.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:24:48