• A group of researchers showed how a Tesla Model S can be hacked and stolen in seconds using only $600 worth of equipment

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

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    Researchers from KU Leuven university in Belgium demonstrated that hackers can secretly clone the key fob of a Tesla Model S and steal the car within seconds - and with only $600 worth of simple computing and radio equipment, WIRED reports.
    The researchers brought their findings to Tesla - which rewarded them for exposing the security flaw - and Tesla responded by adding a software update with two factor authentication using a PIN code, and it offered updated key fobs to customers with additional security.
    However, if Model S drivers haven't updated their software and don't have a...
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