In the automotive industry, most innovations are based on software and the connectivity of vehicles with the Internet. This results in two main challenges: The software must be functionally safe. That means it must not interfere the entire vehicle system in case of a malfunction. In addition, the software must be protected against cyber attacks from the outside so hackers can not access data and functions. Both topics are addressed by Vector.
Protection of whole vehicle networks and single ECUs against cyber-attacks from hackers