Five months after returning rental car, man still has remote control | Ars Technica

Despite multiple other people renting the SUV in the intervening months, FordPass still allows Sinclair to track the location of the vehicle, lock and unlock it, and start or stop its engine. Sinclair has brought the matter to Ford’s attention, both through its website and multiple times
on Twitter. So far, Ford has done nothing to kill his access.

Beware of “pairing” your phone or other device with a rental car (or hotel room, or….). It could cause you loss of data and privacy… or worse.

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