By Eric Bazak

Beverly Hills Mayor John Mirisch hopes to one day introduce self-driving vehicles to the city as public transportation. Like all technologies though, this advancement carries the risk of a cyberattack that, the mayor warned, requires robust, innovative cybersecurity — and partnering with Israel.

“While we can’t stop progress, we must be aware that every task you ask computers to help us with, it makes us more vulnerable for cyberattacks,” he said. “The good news is we have Israel, and they are vigilant and help make it possible to stay one or more steps ahead of hackers.”

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