This Week in Security News – January 7, 2022

Credit to Author: Jon Clay| Date: Fri, 07 Jan 2022 00:00:00 +0000

This week, read about Log4j vulnerabilities in connected cars and charging stations and how iOS malware can fake iPhone shutdowns to snoop on cameras and microphones.

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This Week in Security News – January 7th, 2022

Credit to Author: Jon Clay| Date: Fri, 07 Jan 2022 00:00:00 +0000

This week, read about Log4j vulnerabilities in connected cars and charging stations and how iOS malware can fake iPhone shutdowns to snoop on cameras and microphones.

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Examining Log4j Vulnerabilities in Connected Cars and Charging Stations

Credit to Author: Sébastien Dudek| Date: Thu, 23 Dec 2021 00:00:00 +0000

In this entry we look into how Log4j vulnerabilities affect devices or properties embedded in or used for connected cars, specifically chargers, in-vehicle infotainment systems, and digital remotes for opening cars.

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This Week in Security News – December 10, 2021

Credit to Author: Jon Clay| Date: Fri, 10 Dec 2021 00:00:00 +0000

This week, read about Trend Micro’s predictions for security in the coming year. Also, learn about the Biden administration’s latest initiatives for curtailing attacks on the transport infrastructure.

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COP26 Backs Electric Vehicles to Reduce Climate Change


The 26 United Nations Climate Change Conference pushes for countries of parties to adopt more widespread EV use in order to reduce the looming threats of climate change.

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This Week in Security News – October 29, 2021

Credit to Author: Jon Clay| Date: Fri, 29 Oct 2021 00:00:00 GMT

What to Expect in a Ransomware Negotiation & Cybercriminals Claim to Have Hacked the NRA

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Smart Car Makers VW & Nissan to Build Smart Factories

Credit to Author: Ericka Pingol| Date: Wed, 27 Oct 2021 00:00:00 GMT

The car-making giants have taken big leaps to ensure they address the needs and trends brought by the rapid growth of technologies in the automotive industry.

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CISA Releases Automotive Cybersecurity Guide

Credit to Author: Trend Micro Research| Date: Wed, 20 Oct 2021 00:00:00 GMT

The guide helps Transportation System Sector partners understand the cyber-physical risks related to AVs and discusses mitigation strategies they can implement.

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