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IOT Basics

The basics of IOT. Answers to questions about the internet of things, including the definition of IOT. Also, a comparison of M2M and IOT is included. Finally, there are topics on IOT security, device management  and ecosystems around the internet of things.

zombie ddos attacks

What are Zombie DDOS attacks? Definitions & Meanings

Wondering what are Zombie DDOS attacks?Can your camera or your humble DVR actually attack you? The recent Zombie DDOS attacks on Dyn that brought large parts of the internet down seem like...
Sub 1 Ghz vs 2.4Ghz RF

Sub 1 Ghz Vs 2.4Ghz : 6 Differences

Sub 1 Ghz Vs 2.4Ghz RF: Comparison Summary You understand what is Sub 1 Ghz and you are looking to resolve the Sub 1 Ghz Vs 2.4Ghz debate. You have come to...
sub 1ghz & iot

What is Sub 1Ghz RF , its range & the importance of Sub 1Ghz...

What is Sub 1Ghz RF? Sub 1Ghz RF operates in the ISM spectrum bands below Sub 1Ghz - typically in the 769 – 935 MHz , 315 Mhz and the 468 Mhz...
6lowpan IPV6 over Lowpan

What is 6LoWPAN? Understand the 6LoWPAN basics to see how this wireless mesh technology...

What are the basics of 6LoWPAN technology? How does it bring the internet to low power IOT devices? The 6LoWPAN technology attempts to solve the classic IOT problem. Low Power devices with...
Bluetooth vs ble

Bluetooth Classic Vs Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) : Which one is right for...

Have you ever been to a "Bluetooth Low Energy" or "IOT " seminar and wondered whether the speaker actually understood the Bluetooth related buzzwords that he or she was railing about...
zombie iot devices

IOT DDOS Attacks | How The Mirai Botnet Almost Brought the Internet Down

IOT DDOS Attacks : 4 Steps that show how the Mirai Botnet Attack Unfolded Infographic From Plugintoiot.com showing how the IOT Zombie DDOS Botnet attacks unfolded. Firstly,to understand how the IOT DDOS Attacks...
What is Zigbee protocol

What is the Zigbee communications protocol?

What is the Zigbee network protocol? The Simplest View for IOT applications. Firstly, the Zigbee communications protocol connects low power devices in a personal area network. In addition, Zigbee technology is ideal...