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WS3H: Webified Self-Sovereign Smart Home

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The Web of Things (WoT) concept proposes to integrate the existing Web ecosystem with Things to provide an interoperable infrastructure which goes beyond basic network connectivity. Existing approaches unify the process to integrate the devices into the Web by automatically generating Web APIs based on semantic device descriptions. However, they are either limited to specific protocols or do not address transport security and authorization. In this paper, we demonstrate our approach on a Webified Self-Sovereign Smart Home that uses self-sovereign identity to establish transport security and authorization in a webified smart home. Our solution provides end user support with easy deployment and addresses the local scope of a smart home due to its self-sovereignty.


  • Self-Sovereign Identity
  • Smart Home
  • Web of Things

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Siegert, V., Albrecht, C., Noura, M., Gaedke, M. (2023). WS3H: Webified Self-Sovereign Smart Home. In: Garrigós, I., Murillo Rodríguez, J.M., Wimmer, M. (eds) Web Engineering. ICWE 2023. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 13893. Springer, Cham.

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