In the last century, the automobile has transformed from a horseless carriage to a datacenter on wheels, with over a million lines of code controlling everything from entertainment and navigation to vehicle operation and safety.
Rather than reinvent the wheel, developers and suppliers building these complex software systems use open source to accelerate product innovation and delivery. But this leaves auto manufacturers, suppliers, and consumers with an uncomfortable question:
How do we know the software in the vehicle is secure?
This eBook provides automotive industry, security, and engineering executives an overview of the risks associated with open source and steps they can follow to take the wheel in managing them.