Pwn2Own: Hackers made off with a Tesla Model 3 and $35,000
Hackers managed to crack the security of a Tesla Model 3 and made off with a shiny new car and $35k for their efforts.
To be clear, it was all sanctioned by Tesla and not a theft. The automotive manufacturer willingly subjected their vehicle to hackers as part of the Pwn2Own competition.
Pwn2Own provides incentives to put the skills of hackers to good use in ensuring vulnerabilities are patched before they cause harm. Hacks of connected vehicles have the potential to cost lives.
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