Tire Pressure Monitoring System encryption to improve vehicular security

@article{Kilcoyne2016TirePM,
  title={Tire Pressure Monitoring System encryption to improve vehicular security},
  author={Deirdre K. Kilcoyne and Shiri Bendelac and Joseph M. Ernst and Alan J. Michaels},
  journal={MILCOM 2016 - 2016 IEEE Military Communications Conference},
  year={2016},
  pages={1219-1224}
}
Vehicles are increasingly wirelessly connected and each wireless connection is a potential cyber threat surface. Many of these wireless communications are related to the infotainment systems and are optional, some are not. Since 2008, when the U.S. government mandated the need for real-time tire pressure diagnostics, automotive manufacturers have inserted Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)-based devices in all vehicles sold domestically. These sensors are divided into “direct” and “indirect… CONTINUE READING