Cybersecurity of Ground Systems

Secure Software Updates for Robotic and Autonomous Systems

by Cameron Mott; Dariusz Mikulski; Sabrina Pereira


Software updates provide critical new functionality and security improvements to commercial and military vehicles. Organizations across the Department of Defense (DoD) are recognizing that the hardened cybersecurity in robotic and autonomous system (RAS) is essential. A secure software update capability will be added to RAS, providing a peer reviewed security by design solution for securing software updates.