Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Friday April 12, 2013

Hackers Could Cripple Electric Car Charging Grid

I don't want to sound like a jerk but, is this really an issue? How many people could possibly be affected? wink

Hackers could use vulnerable charging stations to prevent the charging of electric vehicles in a certain area, or possibly even use the vulnerabilities to cripple parts of the electricity grid, a security researcher said during the Hack in the Box conference in Amsterdam on Thursday.