January 18, 2015 | The automotive cyber security company TowerSec was named the ‘Hottest Startup in 2015’ at the North American International Auto Show. TowerSec’s ECUSHIELD software has the capabilities to protect cars from potential cyber attacks now and in the future. TowerSec, a company with its research & development branch in Israel, was one of five companies to present their technologies in the automotive industry to conference attendees. TowerSec was founded in 2012 by an Israeli team with a good deal of automotive knowledge and cyber security experience. The company has offices in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Munich, Germany and Tel Aviv, Israel.