There Was An Attempted Cybersecurity Attack On Tesla — Fortunately, It Was Thwarted

I’m going to start this article with a disclaimer: I am a huge Tesla fan, still have some fractional shares in the company, and believe in its mission. I believe in Elon Musk and love what he stands for. With that said, I’m ecstatic to know that before the news of this cybersecurity attack on Tesla broke, the culprit was caught and no damage to the company was done. 

Researchers Expose Potential Tesla Model S Autopilot Vulnerabilities — Extremely Expensive Or Difficult To Hack

One of the topics that seems to come up continually in discussions about autonomous driving technologies is potential vulnerability to hacking and malicious intent. How susceptible will autonomous vehicles be to “autonomous hijacking,” or to snoopers and stalkers for that matter? Can the sensors of such autonomous vehicles be easily spoofed … [continued]