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  • Evan Koblentz
    http://www.kxan.com/dpp/news/Road_signs_warn_of_zombies ... two road signs on a busy stretch of road were taken over by hackers. The signs near the
    Message 1 of 3 , Jan 29, 2009
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      >>> Austin drivers making their morning commute were in for a surprise when two road signs on a busy stretch of road were taken over by hackers. The signs near the intersection of  Lamar and Martin Luther King boulevards usually warn drivers about upcoming construction, but Monday morning they warned of  "zombies ahead."
    • Sridhar Ayengar
      ... That s a really old trick. Peace... Sridhar
      Message 2 of 3 , Jan 29, 2009
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        Evan Koblentz wrote:
        > http://www.kxan.com/dpp/news/Road_signs_warn_of_zombies
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        >> >> Austin drivers making their morning commute were in for a surprise
        > when two road signs on a busy stretch of road were taken over by
        > hackers. The signs near the intersection of Lamar and Martin Luther
        > King boulevards usually warn drivers about upcoming construction, but
        > Monday morning they warned of "zombies ahead."

        That's a really old trick.

        Peace... Sridhar
      • Joe Giliberti
        I wanna hack cars, which will become more possible in the coming years, with the more frequent use of tire pressure monitoring systems. ... -- You work with
        Message 3 of 3 , Jan 29, 2009
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          I wanna hack cars, which will become more possible in the coming years, with the more frequent use of tire pressure monitoring systems.



          On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 6:29 PM, Sridhar Ayengar <ploopster@...> wrote:

          Evan Koblentz wrote:
          > http://www.kxan.com/dpp/news/Road_signs_warn_of_zombies
          >
          >> >> Austin drivers making their morning commute were in for a surprise
          > when two road signs on a busy stretch of road were taken over by
          > hackers. The signs near the intersection of Lamar and Martin Luther
          > King boulevards usually warn drivers about upcoming construction, but
          > Monday morning they warned of "zombies ahead."

          That's a really old trick.

          Peace... Sridhar



          --
          "You work with your females, arm them, and force them to wear clothing!"

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