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NHTSA urges automakers to adopt NIST, industry standards to secure from cyber threats

September 13, 2017 |
Joshua Higgins
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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is touting the federal framework of cybersecurity standards, in addition to industry-developed standards, as guidelines for securing self-driving cars from cyber threats, calling on automakers to engage in threat information sharing, develop incident response plans, and draft vulnerability disclosure policies.

NHTSA -- in “Automated Driving Systems 2.0: A Vision for Safety,” an updated policy for addressing safety, security, and privacy in self-driving vehicles issued Tuesday -- tells automakers that they should adopt a...


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