Currently, there’s nothing to stop anyone with malicious intent and some computer-programming skills from taking control of your car. After gaining access, a hacker can control almost every system; from infotainment to brakes.
In future malicious hackers can, and will, attack cars. The need for scrutiny is a must, as cars are increasingly automated and connected.
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Is the modern car a security disaster?