23 Apr '16, 4am

Authentication in the Internet of Things

Authentication in the Internet of Things

Authentication is the process of identifying users, computers, devices and machines in networks and restricting access to authorized persons and non-manipulated devices. Authentication processes typically rely on usernames and passwords, which are not particularly secure, require frequent changing and do not work with unattended devices. Cryptographic mechanisms are a more robust way of securing communication over the Internet of Things. Particularly for embedded systems, where security demands are rising to protect against counterfeiting, firmware tampering and illegal access, strong cryptography is the only way to fulfill today’s needs. Hardware-based security can support authentication by providing secure storage for a device’s credentials (cryptographic keys or passwords). These credentials can be released to the microcontroller for authentication or – even better – a ...

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