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(Ars Technica)   In an absolute surprise, it turns out the 500 little computers in a modern car are a great target for hackers. Instead of sending annoying Viagra ads, they can get control of your car's steering, engine and brakes   ( divider line
    More: Scary, Ford Escape, ECU, embedded devices, brakes, CD players, actuators, cars, Onstar  
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2074 clicks; posted to Geek » on 30 Jul 2013 at 10:26 AM (4 years ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»

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2013-07-30 02:54:03 PM  
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So is this the thread where the "manual transmissions and mechanical linkages are vestigial systems that need to be done away with" crowd goes into complete denial about the risks associated with giving up control of your vehicle to a computer?
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