IoT Security Blog

Articles and Posts on IoT Security, Embedded Systems, and the Internet of Things

Anti-counterfeiting

The Value of Data Protection in the Internet of Things

The IoT is made up of billions of devices that collect and share data. If this data is not properly secured, it puts both end-users and manufacturers at risk for all sorts of disastrous consequences. For example, the data collected by a smart thermostat can reveal when someone is home based on their heating and…

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SecureRF Announces Multi-Mode Sensor LIME Tag for the IoT, and an Update to its Credentialing Solution

New MY01 LIME Tag provides integrated Cellular, Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), classic Bluetooth, and Near Field Communication (NFC) connectivity on single platform with security and sensors MY01 utilizes Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI) for identification, authentication and symmetric security for on-tag data protection Integrates with Veridify Internet of Things (IoT) cloud-based platform for real-time visibility and monitoring…

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SecureRF Presenting at Air Force Sustainment Center Small Business Industry Days

On July 14th – 15th, SecureRF CEO, Louis Parks, presented the revolutionary Veridify Anti-Counterfeiting Method at the Air Force Sustainment Center Small Business Industry Days event in Macon, GA. Veridify is the world’s first “linear-in-time” security method addressing authentication and data protection for the global supply chain. To learn more about the event, click here.

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IACC's Annual Spring Conference

SecureRF is exhibiting at the International Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition’s spring event and will be showing our Veridify anti-counterfeiting solution. April 29 – May 1, 2015 in San Diego, CA Get tickets here: http://www.iacc.org/2015-spring-conference-san-diego-ca-tickets.html

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Upcoming Supply Chain Assurance Events

You know when you start seeing a lot of new conferences and forums around a particular technology that it is getting to be a hot topic. Cybersecurity events have been on the rise for the last few years and right now, Supply Chain Assurance events are hot, especially around counterfeit electronics. SecureRF is participating in…

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Counterfeit Electronic Parts Are a 'Ticking Time Bomb'

Counterfeit electronic parts are increasingly becoming so much of a problem that it is costing “the U.S. government and its contractors billions [of dollars] each year” while consumer and industrial businesses are losing approximately $250 billion annually. Industry Weekly explains the process in which these counterfeit parts are constructed. E-waste, or scrapped electronic parts, is…

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If a picture is worth 1,000 words, what about two new videos?

Contributed by Joanne C. Kelleher SecureRF has two new videos that highlight some of our older work along with our latest focus: SecureRF’s Public Key Encryption Demo on an Active RFID Development Platform¬† SecureRF’s Public Key encryption methods are suitable for wireless communication, active and passive RFID, Near Field Communications (NFC) and the Smart Grid.…

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The Anti-counterfeiting Update Blog

We have launched a new blog: the Anti-counterfeiting Update. This blog will discuss views and news about authentication solutions, anti-counterfeiting and brand protection. Topics will include issues and current anti-counterfeiting/authentication approaches. The RFID Security Blog will continue to focus on the more technical side of cryptography and security issues along with applications such as tracking,…

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RFID at the Olympics, Revisited

Contributed by Joanne C. Kelleher Four years ago I wrote a blog post about the use of RFID at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing Olympic Tickets: RFID Security in Sports Illustrated¬†https://www.securerf.com/RFID-Security-blog/?p=61. RFID technology was used in 2008 Olympic event tickets and the chips contained the bearer’s photograph, passport details, addresses, e-mail and telephone numbers. These…

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