IoT Security, Architectures and Concepts

"All architecture is design, but not all design is architecture." (Grady Booch)

As part of my activities as a security engineer within the BCDS I had the chance to contribute to a webinar. As one of the four experts, and the representative of the device manufacturer part of the IoT chain, I was giving some insights in the daily life as a security engineer. Our Cross Domain Deve...

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Criticism is the practice of judging the merits and faults of something. (Wikipedia)

In the online world, criticism is often rated like bashing and is in there as well as in the real world often not popular.I see it differently. If I look back to the last 6 month and remember about how I was f...

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Battery-powered devices are comfortable to use but have also some major issues. Especially during the development, some important aspects must be taken into consideration, unfortunately it is not just replacing the power plug. In the first episode of my new series, "IoT Use Case", I want to focus on...

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Die Wahl des deutschen Bundestages im Jahr 2017. Ein wichtiges demokratisches Ereignis, wie die letzten 18 auch, dürfen doch die deutschen über die Legislative der Bundesrepublik entscheiden. Eine Demonstration der Macht des Volkes aber auch eine Demonstration der Fähigkeiten des Staates. Letzteres geht beim Punkt IT-Sicherheit gerade negativ du...

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AirBnB's partner LockState faces critical problems with the Lock Model LS6i after running a firmware update over the air. After the the update some of the locks rendered useless, bricked. The Manufacturer already informed the affected customers per email and offer them an replacement or repair servi...

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