Ready for the BSOD

I like gadgets.

I like cars.

I like it when the par of them work together. But sometimes, I’m not sure about where that’s going.

The computer systems used to control modern cars are very vulnerable to attack, say experts.

An investigation by security researchers found the systems to be “fragile” and easily subverted.

The researchers showed how to kill a car engine remotely, turn off the brakes so the car would not stop and make instruments give false readings.

Blimey. Someone could be screwing up my favourite game!

If I can’t trust the numbers I should probably just stop caring about the mileage, shouldn’t I….

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