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Faraday for Keyfob, Prevent car theft -

The need to shield your keyfob was reinforced last week when the National Insurance Crime Bureau issued an alert about a mystery device that opens and starts vehicles.  The new wave of car thefts that prompted the alert are all tied to signal hacking keyless-entry systems in vehicles.  The NICB says there are a number of different devices being offered for sale to thieves that would enable them to unlock and even drive various vehicle models without the physical keyfob being present.   “We’ve now seen for ourselves that these devices work,” said NICB President and CEO Joe Wehrle.  “Maybe...

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