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    Could the computer in your car be hacked?

    As vehicles are increasingly computerized, researchers and industry officials consider it inevitable that cars will face the same vulnerabilities as PCs. Internal computer networks monitor and control everything from brakes, engines and transmissions to air bags and keyless-entry functions. Wireless connections, meanwhile, are becoming more common in reporting a vehicle’s position or providing information about the car’s functions. Some auto companies are creating applications to allow users to control some features in their car with their smartphone. On 10 March, 2011 there was a news update that “Researchers had found that Cars can be hacked and remotely controlled“. You can refer the link here to read the news: Could the computer…