Network Infrastructure / Control Systems

VW case: Is your IoT device lying to you?

By Ralph Rio, for ARC Advisory Group

Sep 24, 2015

Consider the revelation that Volkswagen created a software “switch” to detect when its diesel engine was in an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) test, and fake the test results.

This lie was discovered by the West Virginia University’s Center for Alternative Fuels, Engines & Emissions when comparing the EPA test results with real-world road tests.

Read highlights from the EPA’s Notice Of Violation.