STUTTGART, Germany and TEL AVIV, Israel, July 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
Argus Cyber Security, the world's largest, independent automotive cyber security company today announced that it has been chosen from among 300 companies to join the Startup Autobahn program. Argus was chosen by representatives from Daimler AG, Plug and Play, University of Stuttgart and ARENA 2036 to participate in the Startup Autobahn program.
Argus Cyber Security is the pioneer in automotive cyber security already working with the world's leading car manufacturers (OEMs), their Tier 1 suppliers, aftermarket connectivity providers and fleet managers. Argus offers the industry's most comprehensive, multi-layered vehicle protection built on the innovation of 20 pending automotive patents. Designed to secure the connected car revolution against car hacking, Argus solutions are built from the ground up by experts with decades of experience in cyber security and automotive.
"The establishment of Startup Autobahn is evidence to the critical role technology plays in the mobility sector and is launching at a crucial time as cars become more connected," said Dr. Michael Müller, President EMEA of Argus and former Managing Director of Mercedes-Benz Technology Consulting and former Head of Strategy and Process Management at Mercedes-Benz Cars Development. "Argus is pleased to have been chosen to be part of the Startup Autobahn project, which is a reflection of the cyber security innovation that Argus has been driving in the industry. Connected cars of today and tomorrow require multi-layered, end-to-end cyber security solutions that ensure safety and privacy."
Argus offers ready-to-embed, futureproof solutions that are ushering in a new era of safe connectivity, helping car manufacturers deliver the limitless benefits of connectivity while keeping their customers safe and their data secure.
Argus is the global leader in automotive cyber security. Argus' comprehensive and proven solution suite protects connected cars and commercial vehicles against cyber-attacks. With decades of experience in both cyber security and the automotive industry, Argus offers innovative security methods and proven computer networking know-how with a deep understanding of automotive best practices. Customers include car manufacturers, their Tier 1 suppliers and aftermarket connectivity providers. Founded in 2013, Argus is headquartered in Tel-Aviv, Israel, with offices in Michigan, Silicon Valley, Stuttgart and Tokyo.
SOURCE Argus Cyber Security