Saturday, November 29, 2014

Indiana road signs hacked, F-bombs get posted

The Indiana Department of Transportation shut down electronic highway signs in Martinsville after a hacker posted profane messages.Indiana road signs hacked, F-bombs get posted - NY Daily News

Holiday travelers in the Hoosier State saw some profane messages Friday morning on electronic highway signs.

“Slow the f--- down,’ read one. “Merry F------ New Year,” read another.

Several motorists complained to the Indiana Department of Transportaion’s emergency center and the the electronic highway signs were shut down, the Indianapolis Star reported.

Well, that’s not very nice. An unknown hacker managed to take control of some electronic signs in Indiana.