Tricking Tesla Cars Off The Road

In June Regulus, an Israeli security firm stated that they had successfully implemented a hack that forced Tesla model 3 off the road. Comprehensive details about the hack can be read in their blog post. The news was picked up by both Swedish and international media....

ESCAR US 2019 – Summary

The ESCAR US conference took place June 12-13 and focused on topics such as sensor security, IDS systems and detection of falsified transmissions on CAN buses and various problems which has been discovered in vehicular systems. Below is a summary of some of the talks....

A single cyber hack can cost an automaker up to $1.1 billion today

Text from UPSTREAM SECURITY GLOBAL AUTOMOTIVE CYBERSECURITY REPORT 2019 www.upstream.auto  hello@upstream.auto AUTOMOTIVE GRADE IS NOT ENTERPRISE GRADE. IT’S MUCH BIGGER It’s easy to look at graphs, charts, and reported incidents and miss the gravity of data. After...

Privacy Concerns Rise as Sharing of Scooter Data Becomes Mandatory

*The story was published by Drive Sweden Smart Mobility Newsletter on the 30th of May.  Scooter sharing companies have been trading data for the right to operate in US cities, and now, shared mobility actors such as Uber are raising privacy concerns over the “massive...

Older Generation Car Wi-Fi system Susceptible to Hacking

A group of students from KTH has shown that a system, developed by a Northern European company, is prone to cyber attacks by hacking their way in through a dongle. The system uses the mobile network to add Wi-Fi to cars of older models. The students, led by Professor...