Watch Chinese Hackers Control Tesla’s Brakes From 12 Miles Away

Hackers love exposing Tesla’s electronic weaknesses.

…The most startling exploit saw the hackers take control of a Tesla’s brakes from 12 miles away once the car’s firmware was compromised. See the video below at seven minutes in…

h/t Marvin

  • Exile1981

    I feel safer already.

  • GrimmCreeper

    Maybe someone will buy a Tesla for President Selfie Stick for Christmas.

  • Obama will be cursing his luck! If the highways were full of computer driven cars for the past 7 years he wouldn’t have needed to corrupt the IRS against conservatives. OMG! look out for that bridge abutment! I can’t this thing is driving itself!

  • V10_Rob

    Never buy anything that needs to be remotely connected, unless that’s its actual core function (ie. computer, phone, etc).

  • simus1

    That’s nothing.
    Large parts of Washington are controlled by Emperor Barry’s crony capitalist friends from thousands of miles away.