With this new era that brings computerized cars into everyone’s lives, the risks are also increased with the use of them. These risks come in the form of illegal tracking, distraction of drivers, and even computer hacking.
It is a fact that since cars have more computerized parts, they contain a lot of programming code that exceeds the code found in a regular space shuttle! This means that each car’s computerized system is basically equal to 30 computers! With more computerized cars on the road, this also means more vehicle-to-vehicle communications and external vehicle-to-traffic infrastructure communications that will surely pose threats to many consumers and users of these cars. This is something everyone should be concerned about, warns the International Business Machines (IBM).» Read more