IoT Environment Security and Privacy for Smart Homes

  • Muhammad Kamran Abid NFCIET Multan
  • Mubshra Qadir iub Bahawalpur, Pakistan
  • Shahid Farid Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, PAKISTAN
  • Mujahid Alam
Keywords: IoT; Smart Home; IoT Security and Privacy


A network of connected things that can communicate and exchange data is known as the Internet of Things, or IoT. The number of these connected devices will be 38.6 billion in 2025 and devices are collecting data continuously from your location, contacts, calendar events, smart homes, health devices, etc. A number of security and privacy challenges arise due to its heterogeneity and use. The identification of the challenges and issues is important for better security and privacy. The research will focus on the current issues and challenges with an available solution for a smart home context. An IoT Smart Gateway concept has been introduced for dealing with the most common issues and challenges by using a pre-train machine learning model at the smart gateway, which deals with consumers and resource policies separately

Author Biographies

Mubshra Qadir, iub Bahawalpur, Pakistan

Computer Science Department


Shahid Farid, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, PAKISTAN

Computer Science Department

Associate Professor


Mujahid Alam

ICCC, Informatics Complex, H-8, Islamabad

How to Cite
M. Abid, M. Qadir, S. Farid, and M. Alam, “IoT Environment Security and Privacy for Smart Homes”, jictra, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 15-22, Dec. 2022.
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