“Prime”-ing for Amazon and Other IoT Devices

November 14, 2017 | Vineetha Paruchuri
Vineetha Paruchuri

Vineetha Paruchuri

Vineetha Paruchuri is a security researcher at the University of Pennsylvania. You can find more about her on http://www.vineethaparuchuri.com or follow her on Twitter @pvineetha.

November 14, 2017 | Vineetha Paruchuri

“Prime”-ing for Amazon and Other IoT Devices

There seems to be all sorts of advice on the Internet on how to secure IoT devices. When not advertising products that could “protect all your Internet-connected home devices from hackers”, much of the user-targeted advice found online seems to be centered around very basic security advice such as strong passwords, two factor authentication (2FA), software/firmware updates,…