Self-driving cars hitting the road have auto and tech execs worried about cyber attacks (Danielle Muoio/Business Insider: Tech)

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Companies racing to commercialize self-driving cars in the next five
years know there are points of concern beyond just worrying if the tech
will function properly.

Law firm Foley & Lardner surveyed automakers, suppliers, tech companies,
and startups on self-driving cars and asked what their biggest legal
concerns have been while developing the technology. Eighty-three tech and
auto executives responded, hailing primarily from Michigan and

The survey listed six concerns and asked executives to check all that
applied, so some may have voted for multiple options. But there was still
a clear winner: cybersecurity attacks. …