Security News

Vietnamese APT Group Targets BMW, Hyundai: Report
2019-12-10 19:48

APT32/OceanLotus Suspected in Espionage IncidentHackers suspected to be based in Vietnam compromised the network of German automaker BMW to attempt industrial espionage, according to German media...

BMW, Hyundai Targeted by Vietnamese Cyberspies: Report
2019-12-09 09:47

BMW and Hyundai have been targeted by a cyber-espionage group believed by many to be associated with the government of Vietnam, German broadcaster Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR) reported last week. read more

"Two Stage" BMW Theft Attempt
2018-08-21 10:58

Modern cars have alarm systems that automatically connect to a remote call center. This makes cars harder to steal, since tripping the alarm causes a quick response. This article describes a theft...

Week in review: VPNFilter, hacking BMW cars, verifying data processing for privacy and GDPR
2018-05-28 14:28

Here’s an overview of some of last week’s most interesting news and articles: The percentage of open source code in proprietary apps is rising The number of open source components in the codebase...

Does your BMW need a security patch?
2018-05-25 11:56

Researchers have found 14 security vulnerabilities affecting BMW i Series, X Series, 3 Series, 5 Series and 7 Series.

Researchers hack BMW cars, discover 14 vulnerabilities
2018-05-23 15:20

Keen Security Lab researchers have discovered fourteen vulnerabilities affecting a variety of BMW car models. The flaws could be exploited to gain local and remote access to infotainment (a.k.a...

Chinese Hackers Find Over a Dozen Vulnerabilities in BMW Cars
2018-05-23 07:03

Chinese security researchers have discovered more than a dozen vulnerabilities in the onboard compute units of BMW cars, some of which can be exploited remotely to compromise a vehicle. The...

BMW ConnectedDrive flaws could be misused to tamper with car settings (Help Net Security)
2016-07-08 18:53

Security researcher Benjamin Kunz Mejri has found two vulnerabilities in the BMW ConnectedDrive web portal/web application. About the vulnerabilities in BMW ConnectedDrive The first one is a...