Archive: March 2018


  • Major Challenges in Implementing IoT Security

    March 23, 2018

    Internet of Things has enabled users to do things differently in a never imagined fashion. IoT is growing at a very fast pace, IPV6, 4G and 5G technologies have added fuel to this growth.  Researchers estimate that by 2020, the number of active wireless connected devices will exceed 40 … read more

  • A Summary of How Blockchains are Disrupting B2B Industries

    March 19, 2018
    IoT

    Blockchains are transforming many industries beyond just revolutionizing digital currencies. While a large part of our focus is on how blockchains can empower a new form of “digital currency” that avoids the pitfalls of our existing currency system (namely, reliance on a central authorities like banks, avoiding expensive transaction fees and money fraud due to double-spending (Double Spending, n.d.)), many other industries are leveraging other unique benefits of blockchains to help them digitize their B2B processes of automatic audits, verifiability and contractual agreements. This brief note will describe some of these industries and how blockchain is helping them transform.

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  • Machine Learning Based Network Traffic Anomaly Detection

    March 13, 2018
    IoT

    The importance of anomaly detection is due to the fact that anomalies in data translate to significant (and often critical) actionable information in a wide variety of application domains. This paper discusses the use of Machine Learning based Network Traffic Anomaly detection, to approach the challenges in securing devices and detect network intrusions.

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  • The many roles of Block chains in the Internet of Things

    March 08, 2018

    This brief paper will talk about how blockchains can be effectively used in IoT Networks and focuses on how it can help solve common issues of scalability, trust & cost. The paper also discusses some of the disadvantages of blockchains for this purpose and how they might be overcome.

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