Securing Software Updates for Automobiles

Uptane People

Uptane is served by a board, an advisory group, a few staff members, and a number of volunteers from both the software security and automotive industries.

Uptane Alliance Board Members

As an ISTO alliance, the Uptane Alliance is overseen by a Board of Directors, and its activities are governed by a set of bylaws. The Uptane Alliance Board members are:

Uptane Advisory Group

This group serves in an advisory capacity for Uptane activities.

Reference Implementation Personnel

The reference implementation for Uptane is currently managed by Justin Cappos and maintainer Sebastien Awwad at New York University’s Secure Systems Lab.

Please visit the governance page to learn how project decisions are made, and for a more detailed explanation of the project roles used below.

Consensus Builder:

Justin Cappos


GitHub username: @JustinCappos

PGP fingerprint: E9C0 59EC 0D32 64FA B35F  94AD 465B F9F6 F8EB 475A


Sebastien Awwad


GitHub username: @awwad

PGP fingerprint: C2FB 9C91 0758 B682 7BC4  3233 BC0C 6DED D5E5 CC03

Project Contributors

Many people have contributed their expertise to this project since its inception, including original equipment manufacturers and third-party suppliers from the auto industry, representatives of government agencies, academics, and members of the open-source community. Here is an alphabetical list of the primary contributors that have been asked to have their name listed.