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Preparing a Safety Case for Cybersecurity

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In ISO 26262, a safety case is defined as an argument that the safety requirements for an item are complete and satisfied by evidence compiled from work products of the safety activities during development. Preparing a safety case is critical to assuring the cybersecurity of an item. This two day seminar provides guidance on preparing a safety case to achieve cybersecurity goals. It will explain the building blocks of a safety case and how to document the safety case. The building blocks of a safety case include:

  • Cybersecurity goals
  • Safety case arguments
  • Safety case evidence

Who Should Attend

Those involved in the design, development, and production of electrical and electronic based vehicle products, including the systems, software and hardware engineers, and managers.  Basically, all those responsible for the development and implementation of hardware and software systems in motor vehicles.

Participants should be, or plan to be, actively managing, or involved in, or aware of the development of electrical and/or electronic items, systems, or elements that are incorporated in motor vehicles.  Participants should also have the abilities, education, and experience required for the above roles.

Recommended Training and/or Experience

Participants should be involved in or aware of Cybersecurity development as it relates to the vehicle industry.

Seminar Materials

Each participant will receive a seminar manual including case studies.

Seminar Goals

  • Importance of the safety case in cybersecurity
  • Importance of the Cybersecurity goals
  • Importance of the safety case arguments
  • Importance of the safety case evidence

Seminar Outline

Day 1

  • Building blocks of a safety case
  • Breakout 1: Review of a safety case
  • Cybersecurity goals
  • (Introduction to the Running Case Study for an Air Bag Cybersecurity Case. Walk thru of Air Bag Cybersecurity Goal development though Cybersecurity Concept)
  • Breakout 2: Generation of cybersecurity goals for the air bag case study
  • Breakout 3: Generation of cybersecurity concept for the air bag case study
  • Product specific safety rationale
  • Breakout 4: Develop product specific safety rationale for the air bag case study.
  • Process specific safety rationale

Day 2

  • Methods, processes, and tools for preparing a safety case: Goal Structuring Notation (GSN)
  • Breakout 5: Analyzing a safety case using GSN
  • Developing a safety case using GSN
  • Breakout 6: Documenting a safety case for the air bag case study
  • Validation of cybersecurity goals
  • Breakout 7: Validation of cybersecurity goals for the for the air bag case study.
  • Working with suppliers: distributed development agreement
  • Summary

Preparing a Safety Case for Cybersecurity

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