Are smart city transport systems vulnerable to hackers?

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In an interesting report from the BBC which examines some of the issues relating to hacking ITS infrastructure, the expansion of Smart City deployments is an area which is thought to be of particular concern.

"We have a lot of companies making new devices for the [urban] Internet of Things that have not made computers or written software before. They are having to re-learn a lot of the lessons that the rest of the information technology industry learned over the past 20 years."

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Are smart city transport systems vulnerable to hackers?