Hackers have remotely carjacked a Jeep,
took control of it and crash it into a ditch.
Two men used a laptop and a mobile phone
to seize control of the Cherokee model as it
drove at 70mph along the motorway – and
turned off its engine, slammed on the brakes
and ramped its wind-screen wipers to
They were also able to take over its steering
– albeit only when it was in reverse – its
brakes and its locks.
A video posted by WIRED journalist Andy
Greenberg on the technology magazine’s
website shows him cede control of the
vehicle while driving through St Louis,
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