CTO @ Shielder
Pei is 21 years old, comes from a ‘liceo classico’ and is a computer engineering student at PoliTO. He always had a great passion for everything related to programming and solving problems. He joined Shielder in the first days of the company. He now manages the software development department and devotes most of his free time to experiment with new technologies and approaches to “secure coding”.
Besides computers, he loves sport and music (SoaD FTW) and he is waiting for the next European event of Slipknot.
BREAKING INTO SOMEONE ELSE’S HOUSE: AN IOT STORY.
The IoT, the Internet of Things, is a reality that is coming into our lives with automation systems, cars, washing machines, refrigerators, toys and even clothes networked; However, all these changes are accompanied by huge risks from a security point of view, exposing our homes to the dangers of the web. Every day there are compromised systems and those IoT are not different, with devastating impacts: “What might happen if someone could see in real time your video surveillance system?”, “Would you buy a car that someone can hijack ? “, ” How would you react knowing that someone knows all your eating habits and the beating of your heart? “. What is the general state of safety of IoT systems? What are the vulnerabilities found? What vulnerabilities are actively exploited? Let’s find out trying to compromise with a video surveillance system connected to the Internet installed in our office!