UniquID: A Quest to Reconcile Identity Access Management and the Internet of Things

  title={UniquID: A Quest to Reconcile Identity Access Management and the Internet of Things},
  author={Alberto Giaretta and Stefano Pepe and Nicola Dragoni},
The Internet of Things (IoT) has caused a revolutionary paradigm shift in computer networking. After decades of human-centered routines, where devices were merely tools that enabled human beings to authenticate themselves and perform activities, we are now dealing with a device-centered paradigm: the devices themselves are actors, not just tools for people. Conventional identity access management (IAM) frameworks were not designed to handle the challenges of IoT. Trying to use traditional IAM… 

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