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Providing Second-Layer Authentication for Automobiles

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000244912D
Publication Date: 2016-Jan-29
Document File: 3 page(s) / 353K

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Ankit Kurani: INVENTOR

Abstract

This solution describes authenticating mobile devices and security servers connecting to automobiles using multi-factor user authentication before accepting service commands. This solution can be used to secure automobiles from being hacked via Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) based war texting attacks.

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Providing Second-Layer Authentication for Automobiles

   Ankit Kurani Symantec Corporation

Abstract

This solution describes authenticating mobile devices and security servers connecting to automobiles using multi-factor user authentication before accepting service commands. This solution can be used to secure automobiles from being hacked via Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) based war texting attacks.

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Providing Second-Layer Authentication for Automobiles

Problem Statement

Automobile manufacturers and third-party automobile security providers allow users to operate some functionality (start,...