Cyber Threat To Vehicle Security

Cyber Threat To Vehicle Security

Eric Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The hacking of large numbers of vehicles by terrorists or criminals may sound like the stuff of Hollywood scriptwriters, but some experts are warning that the threat could be all too real....

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2014-07-18 05:52:03

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Like many others, the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) believes that driverless cars could be a “game changing” addition to the automotive industry. In an unclassified but restricted report obtained by The Guardian on Wednesday reveals they also believe that autonomous vehicles could be used as “lethal weapons.” According to Guardian reporter Mark Harris, files obtained by the UK newspaper under a public records...

2014-02-18 12:22:20

Provides Law Enforcement Proven and Reliable Solution to Combat Vehicle Theft CANTON, Mass., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LoJack Corporation (NASDAQ: LOJN), a provider of vehicle theft recovery and advanced fleet management solutions, today announced the immediate availability of its Stolen Vehicle Recovery System in New Mexico. The largest law enforcement agencies in New Mexico, including the New Mexico State Police, Santa Fe Police Department and the Albuquerque Police Department,...

2013-12-30 08:20:07

LoJack® Stolen Vehicle Recovery System Continues to Outwit Sophisticated Criminals and Thwart Theft CANTON, Mass., Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New Year's Day is the holiday with the highest number of vehicle thefts, which means there's no better time for LoJack Corporation (NASDAQ: LOJN) to release its top stolen vehicle and equipment recoveries of 2013. From recovering stolen vehicles concealed in shipping containers bound for overseas exportation, to the closing of local "chop shops" and...

Cannon-Fired GPS Units May End Dangerous Police Pursuits
2013-10-30 11:43:59

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Police departments in Florida and Iowa are testing a new way of eliminating high speed chases that involves firing a GPS unit from an air cannon towards an escaping vehicle. Much like the tee shirt cannons used at sporting events, the police version of this air-powered unit is installed in the grille of the patrol car. Once powered up, a trained officer can fire a GPS unit with a sticky back towards a speeding car. The hope is that...

2012-12-09 05:02:28

Emergency lights and sirens for police cruisers and other emergency response vehicles are vital to keeping officers safe while on patrol. During the holidays, show appreciation for police officers and emergency responders with a gift from http://www.911SignalUSA.com. Jupiter, FL (PRWEB) December 08, 2012 The holiday season is the perfect time to show appreciation for police officers and emergency responders who keep the roads safe. “To stay safe while on patrol, officers emergency...

2012-10-05 23:01:13

With the release of the Remote Night Vision Module, PRO-VISION® Video Systems delivers the best rear seat view for police car camera systems. Byron Center, MI (PRWEB) October 05, 2012 PRO-VISION® Video Systems recently released the Remote Night Vision Module that combined with their VLC Series Super Wide Angle Camera deliver the Police In-Car Video industry's leading rear seat view. The Night Vision Module utilizes 16 LEDs that illuminate infrared light during low light conditions...

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