Gene Carter

Gene Carter
Gene is the Director of Product Management and Marketing for Security Innovation's Embedded Division, including our Aerolink Vehicle to Vehicle Communications Security and Privacy libraries, NTRU Cryptography, Automotive Embedded Security and TCG Software Stack TSS1.2 and TSS2.0 products.

Recent Posts

V2V Communications: What About My Privacy?

by Gene Carter on November 23, 2016 at 5:02 PM

There is a shift in focus from surviving accidents to stopping an accident from ever happening. Have you ever experienced unexpected stopped traffic as you crest a hill? Or narrowly missed hitting another car because your...

Three Strategies for Car Cybersecurity

by Gene Carter on October 31, 2016 at 11:31 AM

According to consulting firm, Frost and Sullivan, we can expect the number of hackers to grow to more than 150,000 globally by 2018. This fact combined with the fact that in that same time the number of connected vehicles...

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), part of the US Department of Transportation recently issued their much anticipated Federal Automated Vehicles Policy. This 116-page document is guidance, not...

Automotive Cybersecurity Best Practices

by Gene Carter on July 27, 2016 at 8:59 AM

Recently the Automotive Information Sharing and Analysis Center (Auto-ISAC) released "Automotive Cybersecurity Best Practices" for carmakers and their suppliers. This document expands on their "Framework for Automotive...

Chrome Takes on Quantum Computers

by Gene Carter on July 25, 2016 at 11:36 AM

Recently, Google announced they are testing a quantum resistant cryptographic algorithm for the Chrome browser, specifically the new Canary version used for experimentation. If you are unfamiliar with quantum resistant...

Recently, the US Government Accountability Office publicly released GAO-16-350 VEHICLE CYBERSECURITY: DOT and Industry Have Efforts Under Way, but DOT Needs to Define Its Role in Responding to a Real-world Attack.

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The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), which is part of the US Department of Commerce, recently released a Report on Post-Quantum Cryptography. In the report, they review the threat posed by quantum...

Your Best Kept Secrets Aren't Really Secrets

by Gene Carter on February 18, 2016 at 11:11 AM

"I use a FIPS-140 approved cryptographic module, so my communications are safe." This is a statement we hear quite often and it is true - as long as those communications only need to remain secret for a short time. There...

When will Quantum Computers Arrive?

by Gene Carter on January 27, 2016 at 8:44 AM

If you have been following my blogs over the past few months, you’ll know there has been a flurry of activity around quantum computing. An overwhelming consensus now exists that quantum computers of sufficient strength to...

The Year the World Became Aware of Car Hacking

by Gene Carter on December 15, 2015 at 11:57 AM

Security Innovation has been securing Vehicle-to-Vehicle communications for almost 10 years, but for the average consumer, car hacking only came to light in 2015. As the year draws to an end, here’s a look at some of the...