Session Abstract

Terms such as "secure boot", "root of trust", "identity" and "authentication" are commonly used to describe features needed in IoT devices. This talk will go through these terms, describing what is needed to implement them, and what they provide. It will also cover how these terms relate to one another, and why all of them are needed for security in the IoT world.

Session Speakers

David Brown

Senior Engineer (Linaro)

David Brown is a member of the Linaro Security Working Group, and has worked on the Linux kernel, with a focus on security for a number of years. Recently, he has been focusing on security as it relates to IoT and embedded devices, including focusing on secure booting, and secure network communications. He is currently the Security Architect for the Zephyr Project.