Thousands of U.S. gas stations exposed to Internet attacks

    Date23 Jan 2015
    CategoryHacks/Cracks
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    Posted ByDave Wreski
    Over 5,000 devices used by gas stations in the U.S. to monitor their fuel tank levels can be manipulated from the Internet by malicious attackers. These devices, known as automated tank gauges (ATGs), are also used to trigger alarms in case of problems with the tanks, such as fuel spills.
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