The high price of counterfeit automotive ICs

The use of stolen and counterfeit automotive components has increased significantly in recent years. A wide range of grey market devices can be found powering high-value modules such as in-vehicle infotainment systems and headlights, as [...]

Security researchers hack automotive CAN network

White hat security researchers Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek have once again hacked a 2014 Jeep Cherokee, this time plugging a laptop directly into the vehicle’s CAN network via a port under the dashboard. “Instead [...]

Jeep hack highlights critical automotive vulnerabilities

Security researchers Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek recently highlighted a series of automotive vulnerabilities when they hacked a Chrysler jeep driven by Wired journalist Andy Greenberg. Indeed, the duo managed to (wirelessly) assume control over [...]