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Monday, July 27, 2015

Update: Chrysler recalls 1.4M vehicles after Jeep hack

Computerworld Security: July 27, 2015

Update: Chrysler recalls 1.4M vehicles after Jeep hack

After revelations that some vehicles with UConnect radio systems could be hacked
and controlled remotely, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles today issued a recall notice
for 1.4 million vehicles to fix the security hole.

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