CyberTruck and CyberAuto Challenges: Hack into Cars and Trucks

CyberTruck Challenge – please see attached PDF describing event and the communications protocol document.

  • Dates: June 10th – 15th.
  • Students sought: college – about half are seeking advanced degrees
  • Travel covered?: Yes
  • Enrollment process: send me an email or go to www.cybertruckchallenge.org
  • Partial week attendance possible?: No
  • Room and board covered?: Yes
  • Real Trucks?: Yes
  • We can hack them?: Yes
  • Military people and vehicles present?: Yes
  • We can hack them?: qualified participants can – they have to be “OK’d” through TARDEC to access the military vehicles, though.

CyberAuto Challenge (please see attached recruitment PDF)

  • Dates: July 22nd – 27th
  • Students sought: college (advanced degrees have always been present, as well as undergraduate) and HS students
  • Travel covered?: No
  • Enrollment process: go to www.cyberautochallenge.us – you can also contact me or you can contact Marc LeDuc at cyberautochallenge@sae.org
  • Partial week attendance possible?: No
  • Room and board covered:?: Yes
  • Real Cars?: Yes
  • We can hack them?: Yes
  • Won’t the OEM’s sue us?: No – they send their engineers to engage with potential new employees and/or researchers.

Karl Heimer @gmail.com>