Vehicle Electronics & Architecture (VEA)

Holistically Increasing Cyber Resilience of Ground Vehicles

by David K. Woolrich Jr


This paper explores a holistic approach to increasing the cyber resiliency of Army and USMC ground vehicles. Today’s current approach to securing weapon systems focuses on complying with the Risk Management Framework and applying required security controls to obtain government authority to operate (ATO). This method of securing our weapon systems is better than nothing, but runs the risk of giving us a false sense of security.