August 12, 2016

Terrorists Could Pose Threat to Autonomous Truck Technology Say Experts


Researchers from the University of Michigan sounded the alarm earlier this week at a technology conference in Austin, Texas.  Their message: the trucking industry better step up its security systems for autonomous technology to guard against terrorism.  They then detailed how easy it was for them to hack into the trucking technology, and, using a laptop, were able to control the trucks maneuvering and acceleration…