In the SIFIS-Home project, the code developed to secure smart homes is openly available on GitHub.
While the allegedly bugged Soviet hotel rooms were shrouded in secrecy, the tales about them bear a fascinating resemblance to a modern phenomenon, a home filled with smart technology that could easily be used for espionage. Smart Home ecosystems bring us convenience and practicality we have never seen before, but they also raise privacy concerns. As we invite smart technology to our homes, we are faced with the fact that convenience comes at the cost of privacy and with an unsettling hunch that we may not be aware of how much of our privacy we are trading off. Are we in fact bugging our own homes?
Today Centria University of Applied Sciences had an introduction day for 6 new enthusiastic trainees. All of them are studying information technology. They will work with different tasks during the summertime. You will also have an opportunity to read about their achievements here in the Sifis-Home website.
All devices that are connected to the internet are in danger of being accessed by unknown and potentially malicious third parties. In the case of poorly protected internet-facing cameras, threat actors can in the worst case access the live feed of the camera, record sensitive data, and also use the camera as an access point […]
Greetings from IoT Solutions World Congress & Cyber Security Congress in Barcelona! Our Dissemination, Standardization and Exploitation leader Tuuli Lindroos (F-Secure) visited Barcelona and here comes her thought directly after she landed back home in Helsinki.
27th January, 2023 The European Research Innovation for Cybersecurity (ERICyB cluster) is proud to announce that seven of its projects will be jointly exhibiting at the Barcelona Cybersecurity Congress, taking place between January 31st and February 2nd, 2023. This congress is co-located with the IoT Solutions World Congress, which is the leading IoT congress and […]
Networking for students and companies 13th December 2022 Hybrid event, enjoy coffee and snacks with us in Pietarsaari-Finland or participate online from your sofa! We start at 3:30 PM Finnish time (Helsinki Time, Eastern European Time (EET), UTC +2) 15:30 Coffee/Tea and Snacks/Sandwiches 16:00 “DevSecOps, Imbedding security into modern software development”. Camilla Colliander, Security Consultant, […]
The 7th SIFIS-Home Plenary Meeting in Munich focused on hands-on demo sessions and upcoming SIFIS-Home exhibition The 7th SIFIS-Home plenary meeting was held 16-18th of November in beautiful Munich and hosted this time by Intel. In addition to the usual WP status updates and task specific discussions this plenary was focusing especially on hands-on demo […]
The gap between the physical and the cyber world is narrowing down, and we are spending more and more time in the artificial universe. One of the most exciting new hypes is the metaverse. It is a term that is used to describe a combination of the virtual reality and mixed reality worlds, that is […]
Me and IoT I finally started my long journey into the world of Web of Things. I have been interested to the topic in the past, but unfortunately this technology still needs some time to get traction from the industry, and from a user standpoint this is the main reason to stay away from the […]