'Spy Car Act' Would Protect Vehicles from Hackers

A pair of Democratic senators want rules requiring automakers to develop hacking and privacy protections for their cars and trucks. Sens. Ed Markey (Mass.) and Richard Blumenthal (Conn.) introduced the Spy Car Act, which would require the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to develop standards to protect drivers' privacy and to guard against a potentially deadly hack of a vehicle.