Network Threat Analysis

Part of the Internet of Things book series (ITTCC)


This chapter will share some key results from the SAINT project starting with an overview of the people who form the cybercrime network including attackers, victims and the organisations who are attempting to protect them. Then we will elaborate on the role of information from the point of view of various relevant stakeholders (cybercriminals, potential cybercrime victims, cyber-defence services providers, cybersecurity regulatory and law enforcement authorities, researchers). Finally, we will discuss the future of cybersecurity in the context of IoT and present both the underlying opportunities and threats.


Cybercrime Network Threat Stakeholder management Cybersecurity IoT 



This chapter includes results shared by the European research project SAINT (Grant Agreement N° 740829), which has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme and the Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Mandat InternationalGenevaSwitzerland
  2. 2.University of ThessalyThessalyGreece
  3. 3.CyberDefconEnglandUK
  4. 4.IIT DemokritosAthensGreece

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