Report reveals automotive-related cybersecurity incidents doubled in 2019, increasing 605% since 2016; AutoThreat Intelligence service delivers critical visibility to address growing cyber-attacks on connected vehicles
HERZLIYA, Israel – December 18, 2019 – Upstream Security, a leading provider of cloud-based automotive cybersecurity solutions, today released its 2020 Automotive Cybersecurity Report. The report shares in-depth insights and statistics gleaned from analyzing 367 publicly reported automotive cyber incidents spanning the past decade, highlighting vulnerabilities and insights identified during 2019.
The company also announced the general availability of AutoThreat Intelligence, its automotive threat intelligence subscription service providing comprehensive and actionable insights to threats on automotive and smart mobility services. The new service will be an integral part of the Upstream Automotive Cybersecurity, enabling analysts to leverage the feed directly within Upstream’s C4 platform, providing domain expertise specific to automotive manufacturers, smart mobility and connected vehicle service providers. AutoThreat™ Intelligence can be enabled with any Upstream Security deployment or as a standalone service, adding no overhead to the customer operations with periodic updates and a rich set of reports, trends, and critical insights on the connected vehicle environment.
“With the rapid rise of attacks on the automotive industry, OEMs and smart mobility providers need extensive visibility and clarity into the threat landscape, helping them design the proper security architecture spanning their vehicles and cloud environments,” said Oded Yarkoni, Upstream Security’s VP of Marketing. “Our annual automotive cybersecurity report shows that the threats faced by the entire industry are real and increasingly more prevalent. The launch of our AutoThreat Intelligence service provides OEMs, connected fleets, smart mobility service providers, and MSSPs targeted insights so that they can take needed measures to protect themselves, their assets, and their customers.”
Upstream’s 2020 Automotive Cybersecurity Report introduces some of the key findings of the AutoThreat Intelligence research team for 2019 as well as solutions used by the industry going forward:
A full copy of the report is available for download at Upstream Security website.
About Upstream Security
Upstream Security is the first cloud-based cybersecurity solution purpose-built for protecting connected vehicles and smart mobility services from cyber-threats and misuse. Upstream’s C4 platform leverages existing automotive data feeds to detect threats in real-time and delivers cybersecurity insights supported by AutoThreat Intelligence, the first automotive cybersecurity threat feed in the industry. Upstream Security is privately funded by Renault Venture Capital, Volvo Group, Hyundai, Nationwide Insurance, CRV, Glilot Capital Partners and Maniv Mobility.
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