Volkswagen

Robotics supplier’s sloppy security leaks ten years’ worth of data from major car manufacturers

Security researchers have discovered 157 gigabytes of sensitive data from over 100 manufacturing companies left exposed online for anyone to access.


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Almost all cars sold by VW Group since 1995 at risk from unlock hack

Wired writes: Later this week at the Usenix security conference in Austin, a team of researchers from the University of Birmingham and the German engineering firm Kasper & Oswald plan to reveal two distinct vulnerabilities they say affect the keyless entry systems of an estimated nearly 100 million cars. One of the attacks would allow


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Volkswagen silences talk about security flaws in luxury cars

A security researcher is barred from talking about flaws in luxury car security systems, after Volkswagen applies for a court injunction.


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Volkswagen wants you to know that its website hasn’t been hacked

The general public’s awareness of website hacking has reached incredible levels if it’s now being used as a joke by advertisers.


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