A Self-Driving Car Might Decide You Should Die
Mitch Turck

The biggest problem with self-driving anything is that almost all manufacturers are incapable of producing software that is safe from hacking -even from well-known vulnerabilities. Imagine a malicious hacker taking over a car (or worse, a whole collection of cars) and programming it to drive at high speed into the nearest large collection of people?

Just to make the point, A Wired story today is http://www.wired.com/2015/07/hackers-remotely-kill-jeep-highway/ — and that’s a vehicle being driven by a human….