Securing Smart Homes

  • Johannes SametingerEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 1062)


Devices in people’s homes increasingly depend on software and hardware components. They interoperate with other devices wirelessly and through the Internet. The sensitive nature of some of their data, their increasing interoperability puts their security at the forefront. In this paper we will show smart homes can resiliently be secured by varying functionality, exposure and authentication. We will demonstrate these mechanisms on simple smart home situations.


Security Smart home Functionality Exposure Authentication Resilience 



This work has partially been supported by the LIT Secure and Correct Systems Lab funded by the State of Upper Austria.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Business Informatics, LIT Secure and Correct Systems LabJohannes Kepler University LinzLinzAustria

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