On Jan. 14, 2010, a digital billboard on a major thoroughfare in downtown Moscow showed a two-minute pornographic video instead of its regular advertising clips. Authorities said the electronic billboard had been “hacked” by unknown persons. No such incidents of hacking have been reported in the U.S. , although the question of how secure the billboards are from such intrusions is one that the public as well as governmental agencies might legitimately ask.
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