IOT Malware : An Analysis of IOT Device Hijacking

Authors(2) :-M. Shobana, Dr. S. Rathi

The tremendous improvement in the network technology flourishes all the fields which includes defense, medical, industries etc beyond the human imagination. This improvement leads to the birth of IoT (Internet of Things), that is it connects all types of devices in the lake of Internet. Increase in the usage of Internet gradually increases the threat of security widely among the applications that are based on IoT. The starting point for this security threat is the IoT device which is vulnerable to the hackerís attack. This paper explores various types of IoT malware and spots the vulnerables points in the IoT environment.

Authors and Affiliations

M. Shobana
Research Scholar, *1Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Government College of Technology, Coimbatore, India
Dr. S. Rathi
Senior Assistant Professor, 2Department of Computer Science and Engineering,Government College of Technology, Coimbatore, India

Internet of things; Malware; IoT Devices; PDoS; DDoS.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 5 | May-June 2018
Date of Publication : 2018-06-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 653-662
Manuscript Number : CSEIT1835141
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

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M. Shobana, Dr. S. Rathi, "IOT Malware : An Analysis of IOT Device Hijacking", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 3, Issue 5, pp.653-662, May-June-2018.
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