App-Controlled Smart Anti-theft Security System for Studio Type Condominium Units

Alva John T. Lacuesta
2021 International Journal for Research in Applied Science and Engineering Technology  
Small studio-type condominium units are often the victim of unorganized thefts and burglaries. Even with CCTV cameras and security guards, criminals can still get away with their crime. The installation of a small security system which can detect and record intrusions and alert security can help stop these crimes while they are in progress. The ability to control the system through Internet gives the user different options depending on the nature of the intrusion. The user also has the choice
more » ... remotely take a picture to monitor their room, disable the system when they or someone they know is about to enter, or shutdown the system should they wish. Although the apps Pushbullet and MyMQTT, which are used to receive pictures and send commands respectively, are available publicly, the use of API tokens for Pushbullet and username/password authentication for MyMQTT function as a layer of security to anyone who tries to bypass the system.
doi:10.22214/ijraset.2021.34741 fatcat:m2c6xcub7jeyxovkr6x3qnajsq