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Automakers struggling to prevent hackers from seizing control of cars

...industry is ready for a cyberattack.Stefan Savage, a computer science and engineering professor at the University of California, San Diego, participated in the 2010 hack. He praised Tesla for hiring a cybersecurity officer with power to make...
Cuba could provide big U.S. market

...That's how emotional and dramatic that moment was."Feinberg, an international affairs professor at the University of California, San Diego, and a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C., is an expert on America's...
Can hackers take over your car?

...recognize rogue commands and reject them. Two years ago, researchers at the University of Washington and University of California, San Diego did more extensive work, hacking their way into a 2009 midsize car through its cellular, Bluetooth and...
Tons of schools name cities

Somehow these universities managed not only to survive, but thrive.
West Florida defeats University of California San Diego for women's Division II soccer title

...happen.With 13:28 to play, Campbell put the ball in front from just outside the left-goal post. When University of California San Diego goalkeeper Kelcie Brodsky couldn't handle the ball cleanly, Palmer was waiting and tapped it in the bottom...
As auto technology builds, so does hacking

...remotely open and start a car, or a spy could listen to conversations inside a car, Stefan Savage, a University of California-San Diego computer science professor, said in a telephone interview. He co-wrote a paper last year after discovering...

In Kingsland, Ga., Augusta Boxing Club members won seven gold medals and captured the team title in the Kingsland Labor Day Weekend Boxing Championships held Friday and Saturday.
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New worm species found: The Green Bomber

...species of worms were found by a team led by Karen Osborn of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego. They report on the worms in Friday's edition of the journal Science. "We found a whole new group...
What's in a cigarette? FDA to study ingredients

RICHMOND, Va. - The Food and Drug Administration is working to lift the smokescreen clouding the ingredients used in cigarettes and other tobacco products.
Life & style
Music group to sue college students

WASHINGTON - The recording industry intends to sue hundreds of college students accused of illegally distributing music and movies across Internet2, the super-fast computer network connecting leading universities for researching the next generation of the Internet, industry officials said Tuesday.