The world today is moving toward the connected environment because of the advance in the Information Technology, smart cities are a result of this evolution. One of the important technologies that get high attention within the framework of the smart cities is the smart transportation. The smart transportation or the Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) solved many issues related to the transportation. On the other hand, it has many security and privacy issues. Therefore, this research aims to investigate the security issues, privacy issues and the solutions for the smart transportation. The contribution of this research resides on promoting the researchers to the different types of the security and privacy issues with the solutions so that they can use the outcomes as a base for their further researches. © 2018 IEEE.