Security Now

May 19th 2015

Security Now 508

Exploiting Keyless Entry

How thieves are breaking into modern cars with keyless entry using a $17 device.
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Hosts: Steve Gibson with Leo Laporte Starbucks discovers the downside of convenience over security, the "Venom" vulnerability, and a look at how crooks are ransacking and stealing cars. Download or subscribe to this show at We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page. For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site:, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6. Bandwidth for Security Now is provided by Cachefly. Running time: 2:11:35