Automotive Cybersecurity

FASTR releases automotive industry guidelines for secure Over-the-Air updates

FASTR– a nonprofit research consortium dedicated to automotive cybersecurity– has released Automotive Industry Guidelines for Secure Over-the-Air Updates to provide evaluators with comprehensive, objective guidelines by which to analyze automotive software over-the-air (SOTA) update systems.


The guidelines are intended to assist automotive manufacturers and others involved in evaluating platforms for secure updates, describing the threat models, providing recommended cryptographic algorithms and detailing a step-by-step checklist for evaluating SOTA systems. The document illuminates one area of opportunity for research and innovation in the automotive security ecosystem.

The whole report can be read here: FASTR_AutomotiveIndustry_Guidelines_SecureOver-the-Air_Updates_final

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