DEFCON 21: Arduino based vehicle tuning device

In this presentation from DEFCON21, Albert Garcia Illera and Javier Vazquez Vidal discuss the development and operation of an Arduino based device for controlling automotive functions in 2010 and newer model vehicles that use the K-Line protocol (although we’re told it could easily be modified with newer protocols.) Additionally they also cover basic forensic analysis […]

Experimental Security Analysis of a Modern Automobile

The Center for Automotive Embedded Systems Security (CAESS) published a very detailed paper outlining the use, and potential for abuse of modern automotive embedded electronic control systems. Central to their work was the development of Carshark, a software tool for hacking the CAN bus on modern vehicles. (No, we do not know of site where […]