What you need to know to keep your IoT systems safe
Security Expert Views
- Wilko Fights Stock Loss With RFID
Wilko, a leading British housewares and household goods retailer with more than 300 stores, is using an RFID-enabled solution to improve inventory control and loss prevention. Although the stores were...
- Downtown Stores Use BLE to Improve Customer Service
Merchants in two Canadian cities have deployed Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) beacons in conjunction with an app enabling shoppers to top off payments on their parking meters. The solution consists of bea...
Security White Papers
- Enhancement of Security in RFID Using RSA Algorithm
Published November 2014
Jonathan Sangoro, Professor Waweru Mwangi and Dr. Michael Kimwele of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology's School of Computing and Information Technology address the security challenges of RFID by proposing a Rivest Shamir Aldeman (RSA) algorithm as a viable solution to encrypting data over transmission and authenticating readers and tags.
- The Need for Global Standards and Solutions to Combat Counterfeiting
Published November 2013
This white paper, from GS1, provides insights into the increasing threats posed by counterfeit and illicit trade, and outlines how the organization's global standards, services and solutions can play a vital role in counteracting the problem. The report highlights key emerging trends and deceptive practices, and discusses how to secure global supply chains against the threats of counterfeit goods, through greater visibility, traceability and transparency. (24 pages)