Ober company employs hackers jeep




The company Ober employing researchers in the field of information security Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek, according to a report by Reuters news agency, and will work experts in the research department within the advanced technology center of the company, which has inaugurated in Pittsburgh in February, which contains dozens of specialists in the automotive technology experts self-propelled.

The Miller confirm the move across its note posted on his account on Twitter, the researchers in the field of security may Ohdtha great fanfare last month after the discovery of a new method for the abduction of Chrysler cars from a distance, and They piracy Jeep Cherokee moving, and we were able to be controlled, sparking fear and admiration together in the Internet community.

A spokeswoman for Ober: “that Miller and Valasek will work with senior security staff of the company to continue to build world-class safety techniques, in addition to their work on the development of the security program at the upper Company”.

While the company Ober work more focused on the development and adaptation of self-driving cars, and Miller will Valasek with the help of the company’s own technology to make these cars safer.

The idea of ​​the company Ober on the development and manufacture of self-car driving, can be self-reliant in leadership, and that one day replace the replace hundreds of thousands of drivers, the company that originated in San Francisco to work with the largest universities and research centers in the development of this technology.

And previously worked researcher Miller within the company Twitter, and before that has a reputation within the internet because of its own piracy various devices Apple, while Valasek work as director of the research on the safety of cargo within specialized security IOActive company, was Valasek has declared he left his work before a period of time before penetrate the jeep.

Alamnaan and became well-known researchers in the field of security and protection because of their work in the automotive piracy.

In a related news received indicate the upper company to expand its business in terms of self-driving cars, as the company this week announced its collaboration with the University of Arizona in partnership to carry out scientific research in terms of self-propelled motor technology.

The upper scholarships funded research on mapping the technical and safety relating to the self-driving vehicle technology, which tested the upper part of its cars in the streets of Tucson in Arizona.

The partnership with the University of Arizona after the company conducted earlier this year negotiations with the Carnegie Mellon University, which resulted in the upper employ more than 40 people from senior scientists and researchers at the university, and they contracted with upper and leave the university, which contain one of the largest specialized robotics technology research centers.


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