[LMB] self-driving vehicles OT:

Raymond Collins rcrcoll6 at gmail.com
Fri Sep 3 04:12:04 BST 2021


You're right. In fact back in 2019 there have been 150 cases of cars being
hacked so it's not something that's new. About 30% of the hacks was to gain
access to the car.

On Thu, Sep 2, 2021, 2:18 PM Jean Lamb <tlambs1138 at charter.net> wrote:

> Self-driving cars sound great, though the execution is spotty at best *for
> now*. However, there may be problems if they are hacked (which Stross
> illustrated in RULE 34, or one of his books anyway) and also in the film
> F8TE OF THE FURIOUS (a series of car racing and adventure films). In that
> movie, a lot of self-driving cars on a high floor of a parking garage are
> hacked and pour out of it onto the street below to attack a political
> figure
> in a procession who would normally be better protected. Oops.
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> Jean Lamb
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