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Tesla updates software after car hack

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Tesla updates software after car hack

Tesla has updated their software after a researchers from China hacked into the operating system of its electric cars.

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The team from Keen Security Lab remotely manipulated the brake system on a Tesla while it was on the move, from a distance of 12 miles (19km).

Hackers where able to stop the car using their laptop and also were able to open the side door remotely.

During the experiment a hacker took control of a vehicle from the passenger seat, while someone else was behind the wheel.
Using a laptop, he was able to adjust the rear-view mirror while the driver was changing lanes. The hacker also managed to open the trunk remotely, while the car was on the move.

They posted their hacks in You tube and their pointed out this major problem with Testla’s operating system,they contact Tesla before airing the video to public.