Products Liability Law Daily Wrap Up, NHTSA NEWS—ODI INVESTIGATIONS—ODI will investigate hacking susceptibility of the SAE J1939 Data Bus standard, (Jan 10, 2022)

By Susan Lasser, J.D.

A University of Michigan report alleges a vulnerability in the SAE J1939 Data Bus standard with respect to 2001 school buses and 2006 Class-8 semi-tractors that may make the vehicles susceptible to unauthorized access and control.

After receiving a petition requesting an investigation into the potential hacking susceptibility of ...