I recently received a press release from the LoJack company. LoJack company specializes in developing RF system for the stolen car tracking and retrieval services. As usual in this type of external news release file, the company referred to the recent success to retrieve a stolen car case. Perhaps most disturbing is that in the back of this car, the thieves exactly what happened with this car
A LexusSUV the owner of the car only just bought two weeks later, Once in a restaurant, when the car was stolen. These thieves to activate the "home" set in the car navigation system to guide them to the owner's home. Owner's home was apparently no one was home, the thieves then activate the automatic garage door remote control of the car smoothly into the owners home in the burglary.
The owners found a car was stolen, immediately call the police, and activate the vehicle is equipped with the LoJack stolen car recovered in the system and the police computer online. Therefore, this SUV quickly in about an hour after to come back, the car was abandoned near the owners home. When the owners returned home after the family property have been looted, but fortunately Qieche suspects have been arrested by the police.
LoJack company warned in a press release, in order to avoid the occurrence of this type of crime, car navigation systems, the user should try to avoid the "home" option in the address input in the system around the house set, it is best to switch to Other destination options instead. In addition, users can also set the "home" driving route from time to time, change to enter the home in a nearby public building or restaurant address instead, because once you drove close to their own home near, they should know the correct driving the route.
But let us face it! In fact, the majority of car thieves are very clever.
Therefore, the type of technology or basic common sense point of view, the readers of EETimes, presents us with some reference direction:
"The car rental companies also worried that the GPS device was stolen, taken some of the workarounds I recently rented a car with GarminGPS system in the first set of GPS system is enabled, you must first enter in the system documented in the lease contract 6-digit PIN code. Moreover, you have to be completed within 24 hours after pick up the car, otherwise the system will be self-locking. "(BicycleBill)
"I think an effective solution is to use a car anti-theft features key ring key ring of the vehicle anti-theft locks in the vehicle engine computer software layer, and therefore can not be copied,Main products: car dvd player with good quality. so the thief outset launch cars, and even the way with a hot wire (hot-wiring) can not break. "
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