• Popular hacker warkit Metasploit now hacks hardware and cars

    February 3, 2017

    Popular offensive hacking toolkit Metasploit now works on hardware, including cars, after a major update to the 13-year old platform. The free-or-paid modular hacking machine now sports plenty of CVE-specific exploitation components that security professionals have long-used for penetration tests and research. An update to the Hardware Bridge API means the platform will now work on variety ...

  • Automotive industry releases vehicle cybersecurity best practices

    July 22, 2016

    Members of the US Automotive Information Sharing and Analysis Center (Auto-ISAC) have released an overview of comprehensive Automotive Cybersecurity Best Practices, developed as a proactive measure to further enhance vehicle cybersecurity throughout the industry. The Executive Summary has been released publicly on the Auto-ISAC website. The Best Practices provide guidance to assist an organisation’s development in ...