Oct. 26, 2020
The Graduate Research Lab Committee of Department of Computer Science held a talk on "IOT System Vulnerabilities". The speaker were Dr. Haroon Mahmood, Assistant Professor in CS department FAST-Lahore, Mr. Ibrahim Nadir, Assistant Professor in CS department, FAST-Lahore and Mr. Asim Tanvir, researcher at KICS lab at UET.
The speakers talked about IOT devices and their vulnerability to cyber-attacks despite advancements over the past few years. They stressed upon security of hardware, software and network connectivity of IOT systems. Most of the discussion focussed on hardware attacks. The seminar discussed many security issues in hardware and low level software of IOT devices. Demos were provided of existing threats and upcoming challenges were discussed.