Why-oT: What are the real security challenges in IoT?

Abstract. The Internet-of-Things is often lauded as a disruptive technology. While the vision of IoT requires many advancements in computing technology, the new security research challenges are not as obvious. In this panel, we will discuss IoT from a security research perspective, attempting identify what challenges have existing solutions and what still requires innovation..

Moderator: William Enck (NCSU)
Panelists: Carl Gunter (UIUC), Panos Papadimitratos (KTH), Patrick Traynor (University of Florida), Engin Kirda (Northeastern University)

Important Dates

  • Abstract submission: March 27, 2017 (11:59:59 PM EDT) [Open until Paper Deadline]
  • Paper submission: March 27, 2017 (11:59:59 PM EDT) [Hard Deadline]
  • Notification to authors: May 1, 2017
  • Poster and demo proposal submission: June 2, 2017
  • Camera-ready version: May 29, 2017
  • WiSec 2017: July 18 to July 20, 2017

Sponsored by




ACM WiSec 2017
10th ACM Conference on Security
and Privacy in Wireless and
Mobile Networks

Boston, USA

July 18 - 20, 2017