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Comment He didn't prove any flaw (yet) (Score 4, Informative) 160

He believed an attack could be done via a DAB broadcast, but from the article, he doesn't seem to have tried on a real car.

That said, car companies do a lot of idiot stuff these days, like the trunk which opens automatically when you put your foot under the car and you are nearby. This is just a big gift for thieves, just wait for tourists with a car full of stuff to leave their car, stand in the vicinity and put your foot under the car when they leave but they are still near enough to allow the trunk to open...

Comment We, Gods of OpenSSL (Score 1) 69

We, Gods of OpenSSL are announcing that there will be a patch in 2 days. We will not tell you what it is as you could patch it yourself or use any of the forks that we dislike like LibreSSL. Surely we will not reveal what it is as bad people could use it (trust us, we tell you they cannot already). The only thing we will say is that it was introduced after 1.0.0,so we are sure you won't find out and that The Big Vendors who pay us will be able to deliver a patch when they are ready. And bad guys won't be able to annoy you because we know they are morons and won't find out...

Submission + - SourceForge (owned by Slashdot Media) installs ads with GIMP (arstechnica.com) 5

careysb writes: SourceForge, the code repository site owned by Slashdot Media, has apparently seized control of the account hosting GIMP for Windows on the service, according to e-mails and discussions amongst members of the GIMP community—locking out GIMP's lead Windows developer. And now anyone downloading the Windows version of the open source image editing tool from SourceForge gets the software wrapped in an installer replete with advertisements.

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