Chapter 9. Security and Interoperability

In the previous chapters, we experimented with a lot of different technologies that can be used for Internet of Things (IoT), but we did not delve into details about security and interoperability issues to any extent. In this chapter, we will focus on this topic and what issues we need to address during the design of the overall architecture to avoid many of the unnecessary problems that might otherwise arise and minimize the risk of painting yourself into a corner. You will learn the following:

  • Risks with IoT
  • Modes of attacking a system and some counter measures
  • The importance of interoperability in IoT

Understanding the risks

There are many solutions and products marketed today under the label IoT that lack ...

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