Fiat Chrysler Recalls 1.4 Million Autos Over Hacking Flaw

Fiat Chrysler issued a sweeping recall of 1.4 million vehicles to fix a software flaw that could allow hackers to remotely gain control of the vehicle, including cutting off the engine and brakes, and even the steering. The vulnerability was revealed by two technology researchers who demonstrated how they successfully hacked a Jeep Cherokee through Chrysler’s Uconnect entertainment and connectivity system.