A Secure Authentication Infrastructure for IoT Enabled Smart Mobile Devices – An Initial Prototype

K. A. Rafidha Rehiman, S. Veni
2016 Indian Journal of Science and Technology  
IoT a reality over the Internet in which things including people, objects, information and places to be connected through wireless or wired network at any time, at any place. With this new revolution, Internet is expanded from communication devices to the enterprise assets and consumer goods. IoT creates an intelligent environment and unique addressing is implemented to enable communication 1 . So every object connected can be tracked. Each participant autonomously interacting and communicating
more » ... via internet and no centralized authority is there to control the objects 2 . Figure 1 depicts the Internet of Things in Smart Environment. IoT facilitated the interaction of human with anyone over the world with a smart sensor device. IoT include technologies to acquire and process contextual information like sensors, Near Field Communicators, Global Positioning Systems etc. The Iot brings many opportunities to the society but these technologies penetrate all the aspects related to the communicator and require solution to improve security and privacy. Now billions of internet connected devices found and creates open global network connectivity for people to improve people's lives. As a result trillions of things connected via internet and more IoT applications have been implemented. IoT brings many opportunities in business, industry, and technology to increase its performance, at the same time adding complexities to information technology. From the technology perspective the data in IoT is generated by machines and increase the density by Moore's law. A smart object with enough memory is capable to recognize and store information about
doi:10.17485/ijst/2016/v9i9/86791 fatcat:b4zqqny73fh6lceqwrq73bz24u