23rd April 2020

With Connected Cars, Zero Trust is Best Security Advice

The road to fully autonomous vehicles has many obstacles but perhaps none more insidious than hacking. Cyber-security experts say improvements have been made but there’s much work to be...

By Robert Gray


9th April 2020

Ford and VW Cars Open to Hackers, Research Claims

Cyber-security researchers are claiming some current connected Ford and Volkswagen vehicles are easy targets for malicious hackers. The report researched by cyber consultancy Context Information Security and published by...


12th December 2019

Don’t Ask Consumers to Pay for Cyber-Security, Says Ford

Cyber-security companies are lining up to service automakers in the years leading up to autonomous deployment. They’re busy preparing a wide spectrum of solutions that are all but guaranteed...

By Louis Bedigian


20th November 2019

Latest Keyless Car Tech Won’t Stop Hackers

An automotive cyber security expert has warned that the latest keyless car technology won’t stop hackers from gaining access to vehicles. The latest technology is ultra-wideband (UWB), a high-bandwidth...


11th November 2019

Cars Need to Be Individual Cyber-Fortresses

Carmakers should make vehicles as individual cyber-fortresses and ditch the idea of trying to secure a whole network. That’s the opinion of Richard Hayton, chief technology officer from connected car security company Trustonic....


8th November 2019

DS Anti-Fatigue Monitoring to Boost Safety

DS Automobiles has pledged to bring in sophisticated driver fatigue monitoring technology ahead of European mandates due in 2022. The introduction of new laws passed earlier this year will...


29th October 2019

Hacking Risks In a ‘Smarter’ World

The very nature of the smart city presents an enormous security challenge that many experts worry is susceptible to cyber-attack. That’s because it’s a highly complex network of connected...


24th September 2019

Automakers Keeping Mum Over Cyber Hacks

Automotive hacks are coming – or so the warnings claim at virtually every auto industry event in the world. It is widely believed that cars must be secured from...

By Louis Bedigian

6th September 2019

JLR Teams Up With Blackberry for AI Powered Cars

Jaguar Land Rover is hoping to accelerate its deployment of AI features in its vehicles with an extension of its technological partnership with BlackBerry. While BlackBerry has been cooperating...


21st August 2019

Automotive Cyber Security Tested in the Skies

The team at Guardknox is composed of veterans of the Israeli Air Force and their goal is to bring aviation-grade cyber security to the automotive market.


7th August 2019

Why Carmakers Struggle to Attract Cyber-Security Talent

You don’t need to be a computer nerd or security wonk to realize that our world needs better defenses against cyber-attacks. Nearly every month, it seems, there is another...

By Eric Volkman


1st August 2019

Porsche Develops Facial Recognition Vehicle Access

Porsche has developed a facial recognition system for owners to access vehicles simply by approaching them. The carmaker teamed up with start-up Foghorn to create a smartphone app powered...