Free Parking

At a digital security conference in Las Vegas, a presenter showed that newer "smart" parking meters can be hacked, giving the hacker free parking wherever they go.

The powerpoint presentation is available here.

"This presentation details our evaluation of electronic parking meters, including hardware disassembly, smart card protocol emulation, and silicon die analysis."

Full Story: "Smart Parking Meters" not as smart as the hackers who pwn them

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