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The Internet of Things (IoT) has revolutionized our world, connecting devices and systems in ways previously unimaginable. However, this connectivity also brings unprecedented security challenges. Are you prepared to secure your IoT infrastructure and protect against emerging threats? Introducing "Mastering IoT Security" by renowned cybersecurity expert Kris Hermans—a comprehensive guide that equips you with the knowledge and strategies to achieve robust security in the connected world of IoT.


In this ground-breaking book, Hermans demystifies the complexities of IoT security, empowering you to safeguard your IoT deployments effectively. Through real-world case studies, practical examples, and step-by-step guidance, you'll gain the insights and tools needed to secure IoT devices, networks, and data from malicious actors.

Mastering IoT Security

  • 1. Introduction

    • IoT and Its Importance
    • The Need for IoT Security

    2. Understanding IoT

    • Basics of IoT
    • Key Components of IoT
    • Common IoT Applications

    3. Risks and Challenges in IoT

    • IoT Threat Landscape
    • Privacy Concerns in IoT
    • IoT Security Incidents and their Impact

    4. Fundamentals of IoT Security

    • Principles of IoT Security
    • Security at Different Layers of IoT

    5. IoT Security Technologies

    • Encryption in IoT
    • Secure Boot and Secure Hardware in IoT
    • Identity and Access Management in IoT

    6. Securing IoT Networks

    • Network Security Basics
    • Special Considerations for IoT Networks

    7. Securing IoT Devices

    • IoT Device Security Basics
    • Firmware Security
    • Physical Security of IoT Devices

    8. IoT Data Privacy and Security

    • Protecting IoT Data
    • Data Governance in IoT
    • Security in IoT Cloud

    9. Standards and Frameworks for IoT Security

    • ISO/IEC 27001
    • NIST Cybersecurity Framework
    • IoT Security Foundation Framework

    10. Implementing IoT Security in Practice

    • IoT Security Assessment
    • Developing an IoT Security Strategy
    • Best Practices for Implementing IoT Security

    11. The Future of IoT Security

    • Emerging Technologies in IoT Security
    • The Role of AI and Machine Learning in IoT Security
    • Challenges and Opportunities Ahead

    12. Conclusion
    13. About the author

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