The Internet of Things (IoT) has attracted strong interest from both academia and industry. Unfortunately, it has also attracted the attention of hackers. Security and Privacy in Internet of Things (IoTs): Models, Algorithms, and Implementations brings together some of the top IoT security experts from around the world who contribute their knowledge regarding different IoT security aspects. It answers the question How do we use efficient algorithms, models, and implementations to cover the four important aspects of IoT security, i.e., confidentiality, authentication, integrity, and availability?
The book consists of five parts covering attacks and threats, privacy preservation, trust and authentication, IoT data security, and social awareness. The first part introduces all types of IoT attacks and threats and demonstrates the principle of countermeasures against those attacks. It provides detailed introductions to specific attacks such as malware propagation and Sybil attacks. The second part addresses privacy-preservation issues related to the collection and distribution of data, including medical records. The author uses smart buildings as an example to discuss privacy-protection solutions.
The third part describes different types of trust models in the IoT infrastructure, discusses access control to IoT data, and provides a survey of IoT authentication issues. The fourth part emphasizes security issues during IoT data computation. It introduces computational security issues in IoT data processing, security design in time series data aggregation, key generation for data transmission, and concrete security protocols during data access. The fifth and final part considers policy and human behavioral features and covers social-context-based privacy and trust design in IoT platforms as well as policy-based informed consent in the IoT.
Fei Hu (The University of Alabama Electrical and Computer Engineering Tuscaloosa USA)
Country of Publication:
01 April 2016
Professional and scholarly
Internet of Things (IoT) as Interconnection of Threats (IoT) Na Jeyanthi Attack, Defense, and Network Robustness of Internet of Things Pin-Yu Chen Sybil Attack Detection in Vehicular Networks Bharat Jayaraman, M.K. Jinesh, and Krishnashree Achuthan Malware Propagation and Control in Internet of Things Shin-Ming Cheng, Pin-Yu Chen, and Kwang-Cheng Chen Solution-Based Analysis of Attack Vectors on Smart Home Systems Andreas Brauchli and Depeng Li Privacy Preservation Data Dissemination Miao Xu, Wenyuan Xu, and Jason M. O'Kane Privacy Preservation for IoT Used in Smart Buildings Nico Saputro, Ali I. Yurekli, Kemal Akkaya, and Arif Selcuk Uluagac Social Features for Location Privacy Enhancement in Internet of Vehicles Xumin Huang, Jiawen Kang, Rong Yu, and Xiang Chen Lightweight and Robust Schemes for Privacy Protection in Key Personal IoT Applications: Mobile WBSN and Participatory Sensing Wei Ren, Liangli Ma, and Yi Ren Trust and Trust Models for the IoT Michael Schukat, Pablo Cortijo, and Hugh Melvin Self-Organizing Things and Their Software Representatives Antonio Marcos Alberti, Edielson Prevato Frigieri, and Rodrigo da Rosa Righi Preventing Unauthorized Access to Sensor Data Liu Licai, Yin Lihua, Guo Yunchuan, and Fang Bingxing Authentication in IoT Hong Liu Computational Security for the IoT and Beyond Pavel Loskot Privacy-Preserving Time Series Data Aggregation for Internet of Things Rongxing Lu, Xiaodong Lin, Cheng Huang, and Haiyong Bao Secure Path Generation Scheme for Real-Time Green Internet of Things Yung-Feng Lu and Chin-Fu Kuo Security Protocols for IoT Access Networks Romeo Giuliano, Franco Mazzenga, Alessandro Neri, and Anna Maria Vegni User-Centric Decentralized Governance Framework for Privacy and Trust in IoT Jorge Bernal Bernabe, Jose Luis Hernandez, Mara Victoria Moreno, Antonio Skarmeta, Niklas Palaghias, Michele Nati, and Klaus Moessner Policy-Based Approach for Informed Consent in Internet of Things Ricardo Neisse, Bertrand Copigneaux Abdur Rahim Biswas, Ranga Rao Venkatesha Prasad, and Gianmarco Baldini Security and Impact of the Internet of Things (IoT) on Mobile Networks Roger Piqueras Jover
Fei Hu is a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa. He earned his PhDs at Tongji University, Shanghai, China, in the field of signal processing in 1999, and at Clarkson University, New York, in electrical and computer engineering in 2002. He has published over 200 journal/conference papers and books. Dr. Hu's research has been supported by the U.S. National Science Foundation, Cisco, Sprint, and other sources. His research expertise may be summarized as 3S: security, signals, and sensors. Recently, he has focused on cyberphysical system security and medical security issues.