Introduction to IoT Security presented at HackMiami 2015

by Michael Brown,

Summary : In the last few years, a wide range (and growing wider) of microcontrollers and single-board computers have taken the maker/DYI space by storm. The number of these are daunting, and many security professionals may not be aware of them. While they have a lot of very interesting applications for hobbyists and professionals, there are some security impacts, both good and bad, we should be aware of (that go beyond just the “Internet of Things”). We will take a look at the current state of the most popular of these devices and some of the security uses they’ve been put to.