Security and OTA Working Group Charter


The mission of the Security and OTA Working Group (Security/OTA WG) is to develop security-by-design requirements in vehicle lifecycle management and specifications for the MIH EVKit platforms.

Start date Dec 23. 2021
Charter extension N/A
Chair James Peng (Wistron)
MIH Contacts Chris Chiang (MIH)
Meeting Schedule Teleconference: bi-weekly


The scope of the Security/OTA WG is:

  • Define and Standardize APIs between security solution partners and MIH Open EVKit and provide Common protocols to exchange data.
  • Engage ecosystem to develop reference implementations and solutions to adapt to MIH Open EVKit platform with different solution partners.
  • Define API and standard based on international regulation compliance as the first priority.



  • Meetings will be conducted online (e.g. Zoom)
    • Meetings are expected to occur bi-weekly for 1 hour
    • Meeting times will be determined based on WG participants time zones



Documentation of the specifications:

  • APIs between MIH Open EVKit and Security and OTA solutions partners.
  • Development and validation requirements and procedures
  • Implementation Release from partners in security working group



2022 H1

  • Open EVKit OTA/Security API
  • Component Security Verification Program


2022 H2

  • Open EVKit OTA/Security API
  • Security On-Site Testing Standard Program