On Privacy and Security Challenges in Smart Connected Homes

  title={On Privacy and Security Challenges in Smart Connected Homes},
  author={Joseph Bugeja and Andreas Jacobsson and Paul Davidsson},
  journal={2016 European Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference (EISIC)},
Smart homes have become increasingly popular for IoT products and services with a lot of promises for improving the quality of life of individuals. Nevertheless, the heterogeneous, dynamic, and Internet-connected nature of this environment adds new concerns as private data becomes accessible, often without the householders' awareness. This accessibility alongside with the rising risks of data security and privacy breaches, makes smart home security a critical topic that deserves scrutiny. In… CONTINUE READING
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