VIDEO: Nissan Leaf confidence smirch exposed

A heading cybersecurity consultant has suggested that hackers can take some of a Nissan’s Leaf electric cars systems comparatively easily.

Troy Hunt says a smirch with a vehicle’s messenger app means that enemy can use a web browser to spin on a vehicle’s feverishness and atmosphere conditioning systems and take information about new journeys.

He pronounced this could concede them to run down a battery, nonetheless he stressed they could not impact a pushing controls.

Nissan told a BBC it was wakeful of a emanate and is committed to solution it. The Japanese organisation combined that it did not trust there was a reserve risk.

Mr Hunt’s blog explains how Leaf owners can strengthen themselves.

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