Computer scientists work to prevent hackers from remotely controlling cars

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/11/161121112313.htm

A luxury vehicle today contains multiple computers. During an hour’s drive, it thus produces multiple gigabytes of data. Even less expensive vehicles are now brimming with information technology. The growing interconnection of the individual components opens dangerous security holes. One of these has now been closed by computer scientists — with the help of software that manufacturers can retrofit into any car.

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