Talk: Securing the Connected Car

Using recent real-world examples, Mirza Krak, Embedded Solutions Architect for the open source Mender.io project, will discuss the opportunity of connected cars and walk the audience through the following:

- Key opportunities OEM’s have for connected vehicles, as demonstrated by Tesla’s ability to provide over-the-air (OTA) software updates

- The anatomy of the Jeep Cherokee hack: the technical details of how the Jeep Cherokee was hacked and steps you can take to reduce your attack surface

- Best practices on delivering over-the-air software updates with failover management.