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Automakers warm up to friendly hackers at cybersecurity conference

08 August, 2019 2:47 am 2:47 am

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) – At a conference where hackers can try their hand at picking locks and discover cyber vulnerabilities in a makeshift hospital, they can also endeavour to break into the control units of cars and take over driving functions. Those efforts at the DEF CON security convention in Las Vegas this weekend are … Read More

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Automakers brace for US government report on import tariffs

02 February, 2019 8:13 am 8:13 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A confidential Commerce Department report due to be sent to Donald Trump is widely expected to clear the way for the US president to threaten tariffs on imported autos and auto parts by designating the imports a national security threat, auto industry officials said. The report’s recommendations may bring the global auto … Read More