Cybersecurity has kept the virtual world from imploding into chaos since computers (particularly personal computers) were plugged into the worldwide web. Today, the environment is such that most of the devices and gadgets used are “smart” machines connected to the cloud through the internet – and therefore making them open to cyberattacks. These devices include computers, smartphones, refrigerators, vacuum cleaners and the vehicles in our garage.
“Vehicles are becoming more and more connected. They are basically computers on wheels, and we have tens of millions of these vehicles on the road now,” said Monique Lance, the managing director at Argus, an Israeli automotive cybersecurity company. “Juniper Research suggests that the