IOT SECURITY

International Teaching IOT SECURITY

0522500140
COMPUTER SCIENCE
EQF7
COMPUTER SCIENCE
2021/2022

YEAR OF COURSE 1
YEAR OF DIDACTIC SYSTEM 2016
PRIMO SEMESTRE
CFUHOURSACTIVITY
945LESSONS
Objectives
THE AIM OF THE COURSE IS TO INTRODUCE THE STUDENTS TO ALL THE ASPECTS OF IOT APPLICATIONS, FROM HARDWARE PLATFORMS AND OPERATING SYSTEMS TO COMMUNICATION PROTOCOLS AND CLOUD SOLUTIONS, AND TO PRESENT THE POSSIBLE VULNERABILITIES AND ATTACKS CHARACTERIZING EACH LAYER OF IOT ARCHITECTURES (FROM PHYSICAL ATTACKS TO COMMUNICATION ANOMALIES AND SOFTWARE CRITICALITIES), DESCRIBING THE SET OF EXISTING SOLUTIONS TO GUARANTEE SECURITY.
Prerequisites
COMPUTER NETWORKS, DISTRIBUTED SYSTEMS, CYBERSECURITY, CRYPTOGRAPHY, OPERATING SYSTEMS, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING
Contents
INTRODUCTION TO IOT - ANATOMY AND TAXONOMY OF SENSORS: TYPES OF SENSORS AND THEIR INTERNALS & ARCHITECTURAL STACK. SENSOR HARDWARE: THE HARDWARE PLATFORMS; AD HOC AND GENERIC HARDWARE. SOFTWARE ABSTRACTIONS FOR SENSORS: OPERATING SYSTEMS; PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES; MIDDLEWARE AND COMMUNICATION SOLUTIONS; CLOUD SUPPORT; SIMULATION.
IOT SECURITY – INTRODUCTION TO THE KEY PROPERTIES FOR SECURITY AND PRIVACY IN IOT, SURVEY OF IOT VULNERABILITIES AND ATTACKS, AND MAIN COUNTERMEASURES AT THE HARDWARE, NETWORK AND TRANSPORT LEVEL, CLOUD SECURITY, EXPLOITATION OF BLOCKCHAIN FOR SECURITY-RELATED SERVICES IN THE IOT, LIGHTWEIGHT CRYPTOGRAPHY, IOT AUTHENTICATION AND AUTHORIZATION, LIGHTWEIGHT KEY MANAGEMENT.
Teaching Methods
CLASSROOM LECTURES WITH PRACTICAL EXAMPLES TO BE DEVELOPED TOGETHER WITH THE STUDENTS.
Verification of learning
•PRACTICAL EXAM CONSISTING IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF A SIMPLE IOT APPLICATION TO VERIFY THE CONCRETE ABILITY TO WRITE APPS WITH SECURITY MEANS TO PROVIDE A SUITABLE DEGREE OF PROTECTION AT THE SENSOR, CLOUD AND COMMUNICATION LEVELS,
•ORAL EXAM WITH A SERIES OF QUESTIONS CONCERNING BOTH GENERAL KNOWLEDGE AND SPECIFIC TECHNICAL PROBLEMS TO VERIFY THE STUDENT'S KNOWLEDGE ON SECURITY ISSUES AND SOLUTIONS APPLIED TO THE CONTEXT OF IOT APPLICATIONS AND PLATFORMS.
Texts
THERE IS NO TEXTBOOK. REFERENCES AND LEARNING MATERIAL WILL BE PROVIDED.
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