Google fixes 39 Android flaws

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Google has released one of the largest Android monthly security updates, fixing a total of 39 vulnerabilities — 15 rated critical, including four that can lead to a complete device compromise. The patches, which are included in new firmware images that…

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Tesla’s Response to Hacked Car Offers a Road Map for Fast Fixes

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Cybersecurity researchers on Friday are publicizing software flaws in the Tesla Model S that could allow remote hackers to shut down a moving car’s engine. But owners of the high-tech luxury sedan have little need to worry. The electric-car maker quickly…

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BMW fixes security flaw that left locks open to hackers

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The flaw affected models fitted with BMW’s ConnectedDrive software, which uses an on-board Sim card. The software operated door locks, air conditioning and traffic updates but no driving firmware such as brakes or steering, BMW said. No cars have actually been…

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