IoT related security issues and black-box testing experiences in a smart lighting system

  • 1 University of Pannonia, Hungary


Automating and delegating daily tasks is a growing trend. Digital devices and the Internet of Things have boosted this development. This has transformed machine-to-machine (M2M) communication, industrial production, and control solutions as well as smart homes and consumer devices. IoT infrastructure and device networking require scalable, secure, efficient, resilient, and widely supported application layer communication protocols. It is vital to note that IoT infrastructure development prioritizes service implementation and functionality. However, IT security vulnerabilities and system reinforcement are typically neglected. Our present research focuses on a black-box vulnerability evaluation during smart street lighting system development. The goal is to raise awareness of the importance of safety-conscious growth.



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