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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#910 Many Lexus navigation systems bricked by over-the-air software update
An unknown number of Lexus automobiles have seen their infotainment and navigation head units broken by a bug in an over-the-air software update from Lexus.

The glitch, which was confirmed by a Lexus spokesperson, was delivered in a routine software update. In affected cars, it can cause the dashboard screen to spontaneously reset itself and, as a result, both the radio and navigation system can be unusable. It affects cars equipped with Lexus' Enform system with navigation.
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#910 Many Lexus navigation systems bricked by over-the-air software update
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#906 Symantec: Fake gaming torrents lead to potentially unwanted applications
#905 US warns banks of hacking threat to Swift system
#904 FireEye uncovers phishing campaigns targeting Apple users
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