Y Sec?Why Security?

Why Security? Modern cars are heavily connected with their environment. Interfaces like GSM, Wifi, Bluetooth or USB give hackers an incredible number of possibilities to attack cars in the future. That’s why. The industry has recognized the problem and the upcoming standard ISO/SAE 21434 will ensure that security is considered right from the beginning of every automotive development project. This knowledge base details on why and how to do that.

This is a knowledge base for security analysts. Here we provide you with information about threat analysis and risk assessment. Some information is specific to the itemis SECURE tool. If you would like to contribute, please contact us. These are our key contents:

Why Cyber Security Risk Assessment?

Let’s go into more detail, why it is such a thing:

Why IT-Security is becoming increasingly important