OwnStar Wi-Fi attack now grabs BMW, Mercedes, and Chrysler cars

    Date14 Aug 2015
    CategoryHacks/Cracks
    1410
    Posted ByDave Wreski
    Remember OwnStar? Earlier this month, security researcher and NSA Playset contributor Samy Kamkar demonstrated a Wi-Fi based attack that allowed his device to intercept OnStar credentials from the RemoteLink mobile application Kamkar discussed the details of the attack last Friday at DEF CON in Las Vegas, noting that the RemoteLink app on iOS devices had failed to properly check the certificate for a secure connection to OnStar's server, or
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