Car theft has been an ongoing problem for several decades. In an effort to avoid this, car brands are constantly evolving so that every time it becomes difficult to steal a car when it is parked.
Unfortunately, however, the thieves were learning new technologies, which now rely on technology to circumvent countless sensors and steal the car in seconds. Thanks to the video recorded in United kingdomA new technology used by alien enthusiasts has been revealed.
All theft takes a matter a few seconds. First, two subjects approach the parked car and check that no one is around. Suddenly, someone takes out what appears to be a Nintendo Game Boy, a portable video game console from a few years ago, and as if by magic, the car is completely unlocked.
Once inside the car, thieves take a few moments to circumvent the security scheme thanks to this device, which tricks the car into believing that encrypted key It is located inside the unit.
Finally, they started and stole the truck parked in its owner’s driveway without anyone noticing. Fortunately, the police took action and the thieves were caught.
When they searched his belongings, they found a portable video game, but it’s not what it seems. According to officials, its proportions and weight are the same but when you turn it on a menu appears with several options divided by car brand.
This device generates, in a matter of moments, a large number of fixtures that were originally intended for smart car keys. When you find the key combination for that car, the device will show as the presence key, and while it is near the car, it can be turned on and off without any problem.
Thieves even stop near your entrance to see if your device can Signal cloning from the original key. If this is achieved, the theft can be carried out much faster, because “Game Boy” already has the access token without having to create infinite groups.
The local police released the video so that other justice departments can learn about this new vehicle theft method. According to officials, the thieves bought the device online and cost them $27,000.