RexTalionis: Ah, the conspiracy theory that is impossible to disprove (or to prove).
GladGirl: Here's what I don't get. Why tjis guy?
LewDux: I'd say chances are 50-50, car was either hacked or not
youngfogey: So we need the very best resources of the government to prove the government hacked his car.
GladGirl: Here's what I don't get. Why tjis guy? There are always journalists bringing down government - think daniel ellsberg and the pentagon papers - so why would the government suddenly decide this guy is worth offing?
Walker: This is why you should only drive cars that are low tech. Preferably cars from the 60's and 70's. Also I saw a report on CBS News that car thieves are now walking around with a little black box they hold outside your car door and it unlocks the passenger door to let them steal whatever is in your car.http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2013/06/07/be-aware-car-thieves-are- us ing-some-kind-of-universal-car-remote-and-cops-are-stumped/
LordJiro: Remember, the government is perfectly willing to kill a journalist before he broke a story, but they WEREN'T willing to off Snowden before he leaked classified intel then left the country.
Tom_Slick: Walker: This is why you should only drive cars that are low tech. Preferably cars from the 60's and 70's. Also I saw a report on CBS News that car thieves are now walking around with a little black box they hold outside your car door and it unlocks the passenger door to let them steal whatever is in your car.http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2013/06/07/be-aware-car-thieves-are- us ing-some-kind-of-universal-car-remote-and-cops-are-stumped/I own a universal key for those model years.[blog.spectrastars.com image 300x375]
Cataholic: Why does anyone still listen this crackpot?
Government Fromage: I'm sure the "experts" claiming this is possible could give us a demonstration, right?
soup: This guy wasn't some 18 year old motor-head racer trying to impress chicks, so why would he be driving 100+ mph at 4AM?
RexTalionis: The fire was so all-consuming that it took the Los Angeles County coroner's office two days to identify Hastings' body, but Clarke said a cyber attack on the vehicle would have been nearly impossible to trace "even if the dozen or so computers on board hadn't melted."Ah, the conspiracy theory that is impossible to disprove (or to prove).
neversubmit: The car is a goner they even put a white sheet over it.[resources3.news.com.au image 650x366]Alternately, the rich are better even their cars get a white sheet.
jjorsett: http://www.popularmechanics.com/technology/how-to/computer-security/h o w-vulnerable-is-your-car-to-cyber-attack
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