Tesla, The world-renowned company for its revolutionaries electrical performances, Participate in the hacking contest Pwn20wn, Which for the first time presents the category "Automobiles".
The signature created by Elon Musk He will present his Model 3 for visitors to try hack, And the first to obtain it, in addition to cash prizes, You can take your own Tesla.
Automotive vehicles have a software as a very important component of its behavior, which includes one automatic pilot function, With which for some time the firm has been forced to test the technology that it implements in its actions and to solve the problems of security that have emerged.
"Tesla was essentially pioneer in the concept of the connected car With your Model S sedan, and in association with Tesla, we hope to further promote the security research on connected vehicles as the category continues to expand – ", the organizers of the sample point out.
The Tesla Model 3 is one of the most popular models of the automotive industry.
The hacking contest on Model 3 is divided into six categories Different in that specialists can focus theirs efforts for the search of vulnerabilities. Sums of rewards range from 35,000 to 300,000 dollarsDepending on different factors, such as the exploit used, for example.
Pwn20wn will be held in Vancouver, Canada, from March 20 to 22, in the framework of the CanSecWest 2019 security conference, and in addition to the automotive there will be others four more categoriesHow to be web browsers, virtualization software, business applications and server-side software. the whites chosen for the contest include product software such as Apple, Microsoft, Google i Oracle, Among others.