Device Mutual Authentication and Key Management Techniques in a Smart Home Environment

스마트 홈 환경에서 디바이스 상호 인증 및 키 관리 기법

  • Min, So-Yeon (Dept. of Information and Communication Eng., Seoil University) ;
  • Lee, Jae-Seung (Dept. of Computer Science and Eng., Soongsil University)
  • 민소연 (서일대학교 정보통신공학과) ;
  • 이재승 (숭실대학교 컴퓨터공학과)
  • Received : 2018.09.17
  • Accepted : 2018.10.05
  • Published : 2018.10.31


Recently, the smart home market is growing due to the development of wireless communication technology and sensor devices, and various devices are being utilized. Such an IoT environment collects various vast amount of device information for intelligent services, receives services based on user information, controls various devices, and provides communication between different types of devices. However, with this growth, various security threats are occurring in the smart home environment. In fact, Proofpoint and HP warned about the cases of damage in a smart home environment and the severity of security vulnerabilities, and cases of infringement in various environments were announced. Therefore, in this paper, we have studied secure mutual authentication method between smart nodes used in smart home to solve security problems that may occur in smart home environment. In the case of the proposed thesis, security evaluations are performed using random numbers and frequently updated session keys and secret keys for well-known vulnerabilities that can occur in IoT environments and sensor devices such as sniffing, spoofing, device mutual authentication, And safety. In addition, it is confirmed that it is superior in security and key management through comparison with existing smart home security protocol.


Smart Home;Smart Home Authentication;Smart Home Security;Device Authentication;IoT Security


Supported by : 서일대학교


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