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Thief Used Smartphone To Hack Into Tesla Model 3 On Display At Mall Of America And Drive Away With It

4 monthes ago   |   By Inquisitr

Smartphones can do amazing things, but who knew that they could also help you hack into expensive, luxury electric cars and drive away with them.
Electrek reports that a car thief most likely used a smartphone to unlock a Tesla Model 3, that was on display at the Mall of America in Minnesota. According to Electrek, a cybersecurity specialist suspects that the man who allegedly stole the car probably added the Vehicle Identification Number to his Tesla account after a call to the company's customer service department. Once the car was linked to his account and phone, it allowed him to...
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