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12/5/2018
02:50 PM
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Toyota Builds Open-Source Car-Hacking Tool

'PASTA' testing platform specs will be shared via open-source.


Toyota's Tsuyoshi Toyama (left) and Takuya Yoshida (right) show off the PASTA testing platform at Black Hat Europe.
Toyota's Tsuyoshi Toyama (left) and Takuya Yoshida (right) show off the PASTA testing platform at Black Hat Europe.

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EdwardThirlwall
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1/3/2019 | 9:05:42 AM
Always improving
It is good to see organizations from different sectors always improving their processes as we evolve forward with time. Progress is key if we would like to see changes being applied towards our own advantage. As we excel, we wouldn't want to know that there is still a small portion that is being left behind without much improvements along the way.
StephenGiderson
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12/14/2018 | 3:05:20 AM
Hit or miss
I bet the hackers of the world are just waiting for Toyota to launch some competition for this now. It's probably going to be the best way to test if their security team has done a good enough job trying to protect their fleet of cars isn't it? The results will either make or break them though! Tread carefully Toyota!
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