DDITA: A Naive Security Model for IoT Resource Security

  • Priya MattaEmail author
  • Bhaskar Pant
  • Umesh Kumar Tiwari
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 670)


Information security has its own importance in information era. It forms the third pillar of information world after the performance upsurge and power issues. Security, as the term suggests, is the state of being free from threats. Resultantly Internet of Things receives almost all of the existing security threats from the world of Internet, along with some newly generated threats. In this paper, we are essentially and largely focussing on the security of data as well as resources involved in an Internet of Things system. In this paper, we propose a naive security model, namely DDITA (Definition, Design, Implementation, Testing and Amendment) that emphasizes on security policies, their implementation, their testing under various strategies and finally the amendments if required. In this paper, we have focussed on data involved in Internet of Things. We have classified data as private data and public data. We have also extended our studies toward the further classification of private data into Stored Data and Data in Transit. The security of Stored Data is proposed keeping encryption, authorization, authentication, attestation, and encryption using TPM under its umbrella.


Security Internet of Things Threats DDITA model Stored Data 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Priya Matta
    • 1
    Email author
  • Bhaskar Pant
    • 1
  • Umesh Kumar Tiwari
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringGraphic Era UniversityDehradunIndia

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