Jeep Cherokee tops ‘Most Hackable Cars of 2014’

(CNN) – Since computers are controlling more and more of the cars we drive, criminals are turning to the technology to try to take over your car.

A new report released by automobile researchers Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek looked at the Most Hackable Cars of 2014.

The 2014 Jeep Cherokee topped the list, followed by the 2015 Cadillac Escalade and the 2014 Toyota Prius.

Near the bottom of the list as the Least Hackable were the 2014 Dodge Viper and the 2014 Audi A8.

The study finds the easiest things to hack are the cars’ built-in apps and Bluetooth, which connect the car to services such as OnStar.

While the study didn’t provoke any response from Ford and Toyota after being shown the findings, the automobile industry has been recently trying to crack down on potential cyber risks to cars.

The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers and the Associate of Global Automakers said last month that they have plans to address these technological weaknesses in new models. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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