The Wall Street Journal reports that Air Force Research Laboratory has contracted with a company to use smartphones as sniffers for IoT devices. Their article is probably behind a paywall.
A team from KU Leuven and IMEC in Belgium have hacked into a Tesla Model X’s keyless entry system as described here.
Extremetech reports here on the latest smart toaster. They comment on the novelty of seeing a BSOD on a consumer appliance. Unfortunately, I remember seeing one a good 20 years ago on a supposedly intelligent refrigerator on display at Fry’s in Austin.
ISO/SAE DIS 21434 is under development to address cybersecurity engineering for road vehicles.
Dr. Chung Haung Liu, known to everyone as Dave, has passed. Dr. Liu founded the field of real-time systems with the 1973 paper he wrote with James Layland, as well as many other technical contributions to an impressive range of fields. He also served as President of National Tsing Hua University. A memorial statement can be found here.