New standards are requiring OEMs and Tier-1s to implement cybersecurity solutions that are comprehensive and can operate throughout the lifecycle of the vehicle.
During the privacy-last era, consumer trust in brands was repeatedly broken when brands captured, sold, and abused data without consent - even though it was technically legal. To rebuild trust, brands need to change their strategies to be privacy-first instead of last.
Newly released Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) framework will require third-party assessment of mandatory practices and requirements to strengthened cybersecurity infrastructure for the DoD and its more than 300,000 contractors.
Comprehensive mandates like the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA) require extensive preparation—those with processes in place before it arrives will manage it best, and perhaps even derive benefits from it.