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2/29/2016 | 7:55:21 PM
Re: The Security Implications of Connected Cars

I am very excited about connected cars I think the possibilities for transporting a whole group of the population that can't drive today is incredible! However I do hope there is very rigorous testing, while cyber-attacks are always a worry general tech hiccups are part of any technology project. In this case it could be very detrimental to lives and traffic as a whole.

 

Susan Fourtané
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2/29/2016 | 7:40:58 PM
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Brian, 

I really think hydrogen fuel cells is the way to go. As you mention the environmental benefits that renewable energy brings, it's also great for the human health since vehicles also become more silent. 

-Susan 
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2/29/2016 | 7:35:31 PM
Re: Fuel Cell vs. Lithium Ion
Glad you liked it, Stacey. :) 

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2/29/2016 | 6:55:43 PM
Re: Looking forward...
jnskm, 

You really get the picture. :) How nice. Yes, these cars are really quiet.

I loved reading your description and how much you would enjoy a self-driving car experience, and all what you would do during its driving time.

That is exactly what the car manufacturers say about what the point of these cars is. 

I hope your dream comes true soon. :) 

-Susan 
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2/29/2016 | 12:57:53 PM
Re: The Security Implications of Connected Cars
progman, 

It's not their fault if they are getting all the attention. It's not an easy topic either. However, I think I am on Apple's side. The company has shown consistency about how they treat privacy, which is a good thing. 

-Susan 
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2/29/2016 | 12:01:41 PM
Re: The Security Implications of Connected Cars
Technorati, 

Good question, nevertheless.

Do you mean the option of buying a car with all the connected features disabled and then enable them as you think is convenient for you? Something like that? 

-Susan 
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2/29/2016 | 11:34:12 AM
Re: The Security Implications of Connected Cars
Technorati, 

According to the conversations I have had at MWC with the companies like Nokia Networks providing 5G and network services for IoT, M2M, connected cars, etc., they say these networks are being built with enhanced encrypted security. 

These cars need to have a different kind of security, stronger than what smartphones have, because they could be used as potential weapons. Just imagine that someone thinks of crashing a car like they crashed the planes into the WTC in New York. :/ 

-Susan 
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2/29/2016 | 11:19:47 AM
Re: The Security Implications of Connected Cars
progman, 

Maybe not yet. But you never know. 

-Susan 
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2/29/2016 | 10:13:50 AM
Re: Where does this leave motorsports?
Whoopty, 

I am happy you have addressed this question. :) Indeed, as you did, I thought about this as well. I think you have missed the second page of the story, here is the link: http://www.informationweek.com/it-life/mwc-2016-paves-path-for-connected-cars-/a/d-id/1324462?page_number=2 < - Connected cars and Formula 1 

British F1 driver Lewis Hamilton doesn't think they will replace drivers in motorsports. :) After you read the second page, let me know if you have questions. 

-Susan 

 
Susan Fourtané
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2/29/2016 | 9:57:16 AM
Re: The Security Implications of Connected Cars
That's quite a timely thought, progman. :D

-Susan
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