Hollywood in the past, has already honed in on the potential risk of cars being hacked, with movies like The Fate of the Furious depicting super-villains sowing chaos by steering hundreds of hacked cars through New York City. But as movie makers let their imaginations run wild, manufacturers, governments and … Read the rest
Although cars may have become advanced with the latest features, it has not stopped hackers from getting more prevalent and causing mayhem. Time and again, hackers have proved how they can rise to challenge and they are not the kind to step away from a challenge.
The notion that a … Read the rest
Connected cars are a reality, most modern vehicles on the road nowadays have some form of connectivity to the open world. This raises important challenges on multiple software integration and cybersecurity. To address this challenge, Thales, through its German company Sysgo, and Vector, the Stuttgart-based specialist for automotive embedded electronics … Read the rest
- BlackBerry has launched a cyber security software aimed at protecting Driverless Cars
- The software is called Jarvis and it identifies the vulnerabilities in the softwares used for Driverless Cars
- Jarvis is currently being tested by big automakers including Jaguar and Land Rover
As cars become more reliant on software, it’s … Read the rest
The 21st century has witnessed many key innovations in its time, and perhaps its time for someone to alter Gordon Moore’s statement from 1965, where he laid down the principles of the famous Moore’s Law. The pace at which developments are happening these days are just phenomenal and its just … Read the rest
The threats that are being posed to driverless cars are exponential and beyond any man’s comprehension. Imagine, nine million cars in the United Kingdom that are connected to small computers which in turn control systems such as brakes or power steering; these miniature computers communicate with each other to control … Read the rest
With autonomous cars, looming about in the 21st century- Traditional car manufacturers are now forming alliances with ride sharing and tech companies, resulting in breakthrough innovations and swifter actions. All these innovations are primarily down to one major aspect that is, Managing the Data.
For driverless cars to run efficiently … Read the rest
It might be too early to take a call, but majority of American are being quiet skeptical towards the safety of autonomous cars. A recent survey conducted by the American International Group, found that the greatest concern with such cars is the; fear of being hacked in the course of … Read the rest
With growing concerns about autonomous cars being prime targets for hackers, a certain fear has been magnified amidst tragic terrorist attacks in which vehicles are used as weapons. But with the latest advancements and fool proof technology, many security experts in this domain believe that cracking the autonomous shell for … Read the rest
In yet another jolt for autonomous / connected cars, a team of researchers demonstrated a major hackable flaw– in the Controller Area Network (CAN) bus standard – that could enable a Denial of Service (DoS) attack on safety systems including brakes, airbags and power steering. With CAN essentially being the … Read the rest