Chrysler recalls several Jeeps and other vehicles over hijack threat


Chrysler announced Friday that it is recalling 1.4 million cars due to a security flaw that makes them vulnerable to hackers

A Wired magazine investigation demonstrated how a security hole in the Uconnect software in many newer models makes them vulnerable to hijackers who can take control, cutting off the transmission.

Vehicle owners will get a USB stick with the software updated needed to fix the security hole.

Click here to see the full list of vehicles affected by the recall.

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