“Vault-like” doors. “Drives like a tank.” “The damn thing is bullet-proof.”
We talk about our cars as if they’re war machines, ready to shrug off the world’s problems like raindrops rolling off the windshield. The irony is that they’re often insecure. The simplest of tools can find a way through the door jams of every automobile made to date. A mobile castle to us is a trivial puzzle for cyber attackers. “Criminals are getting extremely high-tech,” says Dale “Woody” Wooden, a 20-year Navy veteran and founder/CEO of Weathered Security.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2020/01/15/protect-your-2012-plus-ford-from-key-fob-hacking