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Hackers Disable Wi-Fi-Equipped Jeep From Miles Away

Two computer hackers were able to access the onboard computer of a reporter’s car and play shenanigans with important vehicle systems.

07/22/2015

Cybersecurity expert Ruben Santamarta warns vulnerabilities in the in-flight Wi-Fi systems could be exploited to hijack or bring down a plane. (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Researcher: Planes Can Be Hacked Via In-Flight Wi-Fi

It’s possible that the in-flight Wi-Fi could be used to sabotage or even hijack an airplane. That’s the warning from security consultant Ruben Santamarta, reports CNet.

08/06/2014