Hands-on Car Hacking

Today's vehicles have multiple control modules that are linked via various types of networks. These networks have become pervasive and remain somewhat of an unknown in millions of vehicles on the road today. This course will be both Lecture and Hands-On with and emphasis on student's ability to re-create course conditions after they have completed the course.


We will cover the following topics:

Introduction to ECUs
Introduction to Vehicle Networks
Vehicle Sub-Systems Overview
Hands-On: Build a CAN Bus
CAN Bus Tools
Connect to our CAN Bus
Break/Fix our CAN Bus
View Data
Reverse Engineer Data
Transmit on our CAN Bus
Send Commands on our CAN Bus
DoS the Bus
Vehicle Immobilizer Systems
X-By-Wire Systems
Intro to V2X Infrastructure
Diagnostic Protocol
Security Access
Device Control
Sending Diagnostics Commands
Handling Errors
Device Control Redux
Open Hack Controllers

Early Bird

20% Off

$ 2800

Regular Seats

Not Yet Available

$ 3500


Robert Leale has been a regular trainer of automotive electronic security for over 5 years. He also consult with the automotive industry on securing electronic systems. As the founder of CanBusHack, he has been at the forefront of vehicle data reverse engineering for over seven years. Robert is also the founder of the Car Hacking Village at Def Con.