Reply to post: Re: Designing secure Internet-of-Things

Your boss yells 'build a secure IoT gadget' and you don't know where to start. Take a look at this

diodesign (Written by Reg staff) Silver badge

Re: Designing secure Internet-of-Things

"How about running the core OS on read-only memory"

Then you're completely screwed when you need to patch a security bug in your OS. The whole point of this root-of-trust thing is to be able to install trusted updates. And there will be bugs.


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