One of the cornerstone technology publications in the world, WIRED magazine, has recently published an article covering the news that ADC the foremost German Automobile Association has successfully proven this attack and developed in expensive equipment to perform the attack.

While the video from ADAC is in German, it’s not too hard to follow along. You can see that in the example attack the car owner is sitting in a cafe having lunch, and unbeknownst to him someone amplifies his fob signal while his accomplice proceeds to steal the vehicle.

You can read the article on the WIRED website: Radio Attack Lets Hackers Steal 24 Different Car Models