#qi-hardware IRC log for Tuesday, 2015-07-21

--- Tue Jul 21 201500:00
whitequarkkyak: http://www.wired.com/2015/07/hackers-remotely-kill-jeep-highway/12:36
kyakwhitequark: you don't need to physically mangle brakes to kill someone anymore :)12:39
whitequarkthe idiocy in Uconnect is staggering12:40
whitequarka vulnerable daemon listening on that allows to escalate privileges to control the ECU12:41
pcercueiremote bricking of vehicles12:41
pcercueitime to open a car repair shop :D12:41
whitequarkremote bricking of people12:41
kyakit's a pity how automotive/aerospace tend to think abour safety, but totally forget about security12:41
whitequarkthey can even control the steering wheel.12:41
kyakand it's long standing, too12:46
kyakthere were reports in 2013 already regarding this uconnect12:46
--- Wed Jul 22 201500:00

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