This article takes a look at how companies in the AV industry can best position themselves to avoid liability for a cyber breach. The reality is that no matter how many steps are taken to prevent a breach, the threat cannot be entirely eliminated. Even if every reasonable step is taken, malicious hacking or user negligence remain a threat.
Digital transformation is affecting every business sector, and the automotive industry is no exception. Thanks to innovative software engineers and auto manufacturers, smart, fully connected vehicles are coming to the streets, giving more freedom and comfort to their drivers. The largest cyber concern for connected cars is that once a cybercriminal gets their hands on your vehicle’s controls, they can disable the car's brakes to cause a crash. Or they can activate the vehicle’s microphone to listen to your conversations and turn off the car’s security mechanisms to steal it. To learn about the other cyber risks, download the article.