It's 2015 and this is still happening:
for shits and giggles I port scanned my wife's new Cadillac. Both FTP and HTTP are open. pic.twitter.com/8Xb4o89fCd
— Steve Manzuik (@hellNbak_) July 25, 2015
Matt BLaze suggests the reason for the above:
Evidently auto makers figured networked computers in cars would magically not have the same problems as networked computers everywhere else.
— matt blaze (@mattblaze) July 24, 2015