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Automotive vehicles are increasingly becoming computers with wheels.


  • While most currently still come with a steering wheel, autonomous vehicles, where no human drivers are involved, are clearly somewhere on our technological horizon.

Features and Benefits

  • Explains the kinds of risks facing connected vehicles.
  • Describes how the security challenges will differ for the different classes of connected vehicle.

Key questions answered

  • Why will security be different for connected trucks and buses?
  • Where will the security infrastructure be located in the vehicle?

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  • Summary
  • Data theft looms for connected car
  • Bus and truck fleets face the threat of ransomware
  • Trucks are also critical national infrastructure
  • Connected vehicles need local and remote security


  • Further reading
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