Hacked Vehicles - InfoSec

Hacked Vehicles Alejandro Chang Alejandro Chang

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Hacked VehiclesAlejandro Chang

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All vehicles include some WEP.InfoSec is not a priority for manufacturers. Inconsistency in the industry.Large amount of information being stored.Data being transmitted to third-parties.Customers are not being informed.

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1.4 million▷Vehicles recalled by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in 2015

(Souppouris, 2015)

50%▷Manufacturers that transmit and store data outside vehicles

(Markey, 2015)

$59.95Price of CANtact

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Most ‘hackable’ vehicles (Speiser, 2015)

2014 Jeep Cherokee

2014Toyota Prius

2014 Ford Fusion

2014Infiniti Q35

2015 Cadillac Escalade

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Potential hacking capabilities(Cathers, 2015)

MovementSuch as sudden acceleration, kill the brakes or activate the horn and more.

IndicatorsSpeedometer and gas gauge readings

DataIntercept driver information such as location and driving habits.

PowerDisable the vehicle completely

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Government▷ National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Federal

Trade Commission (FTC) must address these privacy issues by establishing new standards to protect the data, security and privacy of drivers (Markey, 2015)

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“When you drive a modern vehicle,

you are driving a big electronic information system with a motor and four wheels. There is almost

nothing that is not controlled by its system. That leaves about a 100% of vehicles vulnerable to attacks.

Stefan Savage, UC San DiegoAlejandro Chang


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Thank youWorks Cited

Cathers, Tristan (2014). Are you SCARED of your car? You should be.. Mojo Motors Blog. Retrieved 1 October 2015, from http://www.mojomotors.com/blog/are-you-scared-of-your-car-you-should-be/

Greenberg, A. (2015). Hackers Remotely Kill a Jeep on the Highway—With Me in It. WIRED. Retrieved 1 October 2015, from http://www.wired.com/2015/07/hackers-remotely-kill-jeep-highway/

Linklayer.github.io,. (2015). CANtact - The Open-Source Car Tool. Retrieved 1 October 2015, from http://linklayer.github.io/cantact/

Markey, E. (2015). Tracking & Hacking: Security & Privacy Gaps Put American Drivers at Risk. US Senate.

Souppouris, A. (2015). Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.4 million vehicles after remote hack. Engadget. Retrieved 1 October 2015, from http://www.engadget.com/2015/07/24/fiat-chrysler-recall/

Speiser, M. (2015). These are the most hackable cars on the road today. Business Insider. Retrieved 1 October 2015, from http://www.businessinsider.com/the-most-hackable-cars-on-the-road-today-2015-8