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    Limit your fleet’s cybersecurity risks

    October 7, 2019 12:00AM by Deborah Lockridge

    SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Fleets are more vulnerable to cybersecurity threats than ever before. Here are six things you can do to protect your operation from hackers.

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    Boxx Academy trains to fight cyber security threats

    April 10, 2019 12:00AM by John G Smith

    Boxx Insurance reports that 67% of cyber security incidents are caused by employee negligence, but says it has a solution in the form of online cyber security training available through Boxx Academy. Built in a partnership with Hiscox, a Lloyd’s

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    ERM develops a cyber shield

    June 21, 2018 10:01AM by Truck News

    ERM Advanced Telematics ( has developed the integrated hardware and software that it says will protect vehicles from ransomware and other cyber attacks. eCyber will be available to OEMs and the aftermarket as of the fourth quarter of 2018, and

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    Cyberattacks are a real threat to trucking: panel

    February 27, 2018 12:00AM by John G Smith

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – It can begin with someone surfing porn on a fleet tablet, clicking on the link in an email from someone who appears to be a trusted customer, or even using a poorly designed ELD. But no matter how a breach in fleet systems is created, the cybersecurity threats in trucking are all too real.

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    Canada ill-prepared for autonomous vehicles: Senate committee

    January 31, 2018 12:00AM by John G Smith

    OTTAWA, ON – Canada is ill-prepared for the arrival of autonomous and connected vehicles – even though driverless cars are already a reality, Canada’s Senate Committee on Transport and Communications has concluded.

    The committee responded this week with 16 recommendations to help prepare for the technology to come, calling for such things as a national strategy and cybersecurity measures to maintain public safety and confidence.

    “We are on the cusp of a transportation revolution, and Canada must be ready. Cities were ill-prepared when ride sharing came to Canada. We cannot afford to repeat this mistake,” said Senator Dennis Dawson, deputy chairman of the committee.