A Survey on Internet of Things: Security and Privacy Issues

J. SathishKumar, Dhiren R. Patel
2014 International Journal of Computer Applications  
This paper introduces Internet of Things (IoTs), which offers capabilities to identify and connect worldwide physical objects into a unified system. As a part of IoTs, serious concerns are raised over access of personal information pertaining to device and individual privacy. This survey summarizes the security threats and privacy concerns of IoT.. Keywords Internet of Things (IoT); Threats; Security ; Privacy . Applications of IOTs A survey done by the IoT-I project in 2010 [4]identified IoTs
more » ... [4]identified IoTs application scenarios which are grouped in 14 domains viz; Transportation, Smart Home, Smart City, Lifestyle, Retail, Agriculture, Smart Factory, Supply chain, Emergency, Health care, User interaction, Culture and tourism, Environment and Energy. This survey was based on 270 responses from 31 countries and the scenarios attracting the most interest were: smart home, smart city, transportation and health care [4].In this paper, the focus will be briefly on the IoTs applications in medical (health care)[5], smart home[6], intelligent community security system (smart city) [7].
doi:10.5120/15764-4454 fatcat:xqm5xbu3lrezpbm23ej5q7moka