This presentation will go into the present threat profile for Rail Transit Vehicles, and how the Control and Communications Security Working Group (CCSWG) of the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) is evolving consensus standards to meet these threats with representatives from transit agencies, consultants, and car builders.
1. How modern rail car communications offer an increased attack surface for intruders.
2. What rail cybersecurity standards have already been published by the CCSWG Working Group
3. CCSWG philosophy on improving rail car cyber defenses
4. The role of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework in creating new CCSWG standards